England v Northern Ireland, 26 March 2005

Score4-0 to England
RefereeWolfgang Stark
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 6
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance62,239

4  England

Manager: Sven-Goran Eriksson

0  Northern Ireland

Manager: Lawrie Sanchez

Goals:

Joe Cole 47 G
Michael Owen 52 G
Chris Baird own goal 54 OG
Frank Lampard 62 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Paul Robinson
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Centre back John Terry
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder David Beckham
Midfielder Joe Cole
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Forward Michael Owen
Forward Wayne Rooney

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Maik Taylor
Defender Aaron Hughes
Defender/Centre back Colin Murdock
Defender/Midfielder Chris Baird
Defender/Midfielder Tony Capaldi
Midfielder Tommy Doherty
Midfielder Keith Gillespie
Midfielder Damien Johnson
Midfielder Jeff Whitley
Midfielder/Forward Stuart Elliott
Forward David Healy

Substitutions:

Owen Hargreaves for Steven Gerrard 72
Kieron Dyer for David Beckham 72
Jermain Defoe for Wayne Rooney 81

Substitutions:

Steven Davis for Tommy Doherty 60
Andy Kirk for Jeff Whitley 88
Steve Jones for David Healy 88

Cards:

Cards:

Damien Johnson 50 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Owen Hargreaves
Midfielder Kieron Dyer
Forward Jermain Defoe

On the bench:

Midfielder Steven Davis
Midfielder Steve Jones
Forward Andy Kirk