France v England, 27 February 1963

Score5-2 to France
RefereeJosef Kandlbinder
CompetitionUEFA European Championship 1st round
VenueParc Des Princes, Paris
Attendance23,986
Kick-off: 8.45pm local (7.45pm BST)

5  France

Manager: Henri Guérin

2  England

Manager: Alf Ramsey

Goals:

Maryan Wisnieski 3 G
Yvon Douis 32 G
Lucien Cossou 43 G
Maryan Wisnieski 75 G
Lucien Cossou 82 G

Goals:

Bobby Smith 57 G
Bobby Tambling 74 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Robert Herbin
Defender Andre Lerond (captain)
Defender Bruno Rodzik
Defender Jean Wendling
Midfielder Joseph Bonnel
Forward Yvon Douis

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ron Springett
Defender Jimmy Armfield (captain)
Defender Brian Labone
Defender Bobby Moore
Left back Ron Henry
Midfielder Ron Flowers
Midfielder/Forward Bobby Charlton
Forward John Connelly
Forward Jimmy Greaves
Forward Bobby Smith
Forward Bobby Tambling

Comments:

This was manager Alf Ramsey's first game in charge of England.