England v Romania, 06 June 2021

Score1-0 to England
Referee Tiago Martins
CompetitionInternational Friendly -
VenueRiverside Stadium
Attendance6,952
Kick-off: 5.00pm local Attendance limited due to COVID-19 restrictions. This was England's first win against Romania since 2 June 1970 in the World Cup in Mexico when Geoff Hurst scored the only goal in the Group C game.

1  England

Manager: Gareth Southgate

0  Romania

Manager: Mirel Rădoi

Goals:

Marcus Rashford penalty 68 P

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sam Johnstone
Defender Tyrone Mings
Defender Luke Shaw
Defender Ben White
Defender/Midfielder Ben Godfrey
Midfielder Kalvin Phillips
Midfielder James Ward-Prowse
Midfielder/Forward Dominic Calvert-Lewin
Midfielder/Forward Jack Grealish
Midfielder/Forward Marcus Rashford (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Jadon Sancho

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Florin Niţă
Defender Vlad Chiricheș (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Camora
Defender/Midfielder Deian Sorescu
Midfielder Răzvan Marin
Midfielder Alexandru Păun
Midfielder Nicolae Stanciu
Forward Denis Alibec
Forward Andrei Ivan

Substitutions:

Jordan Henderson for Kalvin Phillips 46
Jude Bellingham for Jadon Sancho 65
Declan Rice for James Ward-Prowse 65
Jesse Lingard for Marcus Rashford 75
Kieran Trippier for Luke Shaw 75
Ollie Watkins for Dominic Calvert-Lewin 82

Substitutions:

Tiberiu Căpuşă for Deian Sorescu 66
Ianis Hagi for Denis Alibec 66
Constantin Budescu for Alexandru Cicâldău 80
Alexandru Băluță for Alexandru Păun 80
Adrián Rus for Ionuţ Nedelcearu 84

Cards:

Cards:

Andrei Ivan 58 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dean Henderson
Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford
Goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale
Defender/Midfielder Conor Coady
Defender/Midfielder Jordan Henderson
Defender/Midfielder Declan Rice
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Trippier
Midfielder Jude Bellingham
Midfielder/Forward Jesse Lingard
Forward Harry Kane
Forward Ollie Watkins

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Florin Iacob
Goalkeeper Andrei Vlad
Defender Cristian Ganea
Defender Adrián Rus
Midfielder Alexandru Băluță
Midfielder Alexandru Maxim
Midfielder Olimpiu Moruţan
Midfielder Darius Olaru
Midfielder/Forward Ianis Hagi

Comments:

Marcus Rashford became the 125th player to captain England, and the youngest (23 years and 218 days) since Michael Owen against Slovakia also at Middlesbrough on 11 June 2003 (23 years and 179 days). Jordan Henderson's penalty after 78 minutes was saved.