England v Sweden, 28 October 1959

Score3-2 to Sweden
RefereeBobby Davidson
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueWembley Stadium
Attendance72,000

2  England

Manager: Walter Winterbottom

3  Sweden

Manager: Eric Person

Goals:

John Connelly 8 G
Bobby Charlton 81 G

Goals:

Agne Simonsson 52 G
Agne Simonsson 57 G
Bengt Salomonsson 75 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Eddie Hopkinson
Defender Ronnie Clayton (captain)
Defender Don Howe
Defender/Centre back Trevor Smith
Left back Tony Allen
Midfielder Ron Flowers
Midfielder/Forward Bobby Charlton
Outside Left Eddie Holliday
Centre forward Brian Clough
Forward John Connelly
Forward Jimmy Greaves

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bengt Nyholm
Defender Sven Axbom
Defender Orvar Bergmark (captain)
Defender Ake Johansson
Midfielder Torbjorn Jonsson
Midfielder Sigvard Parling
Midfielder Henry Thillberg
Forward Rune Borjesson
Forward Agne Simonsson