France v England, 26 March 2008

Score1-0 to France
RefereeFritz Meyer
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueStade de France, Paris
Attendance78,500
Kick-off: 9.00pm local (8.00pm GMT)

1  France

Manager: Ray Domenech

0  England

Manager: Fabio Capello

Goals:

Franck Ribéry penalty 32 P

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gregory Coupet
Defender Eric Abidal
Defender Francois Clerc
Defender William Gallas
Defender Lilian Thuram
Midfielder Claude Makelele
Midfielder Franck Ribéry (captain)
Midfielder Jeremy Toulalan
Forward Nicolas Anelka
Forward Florent Malouda
Forward David Trezeguet

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender Wes Brown
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand (captain)
Defender/Centre back John Terry
Defender/Midfielder Gareth Barry
Defender/Midfielder Owen Hargreaves
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder David Beckham
Midfielder Joe Cole
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Forward Wayne Rooney

Substitutions:

Sidney Govou for David Trezeguet 64
Djibril Cisse for Nicolas Anelka 80

Substitutions:

Peter Crouch for Steven Gerrard 46
Stewart Downing for Joe Cole 46
Joleon Lescott for John Terry 46
Michael Owen for Wayne Rooney 46
David Bentley for David Beckham 63
Glen Johnson for Wes Brown 63

Cards:

Franck Ribéry 32 Y

Cards:

David Beckham 39 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Mickaël Landreau
Defender Philippe Mexes
Defender/Left back Patrice Evra
Midfielder Alou Diarra
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini
Forward Djibril Cisse
Forward Sidney Govou

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Rob Green
Goalkeeper Paul Robinson
Defender/Centre back Joleon Lescott
Defender/Full back Glen Johnson
Defender/Left back Wayne Bridge
Midfielder David Bentley
Midfielder Stewart Downing
Midfielder/Forward Theo Walcott
Forward Peter Crouch
Forward Michael Owen

Comments:

David Beckham became the fifth player to make 100 appearances for England after Billy Wright, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Peter Shilton.