Germany v England, 14 June 1970

Score3-2 to Germany
RefereeAngel Norberto Coerezza
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
VenueGuanajuato, Leon
Attendance23,357
Kick Off: 12:00 Local (19:00 BST) After Extra Time. 2-2 after 90 minutes. A rematch of the previous World Cup final between England and West Germany took place in León, in which the reigning champions entered a two-goal lead. Franz Beckenbauer halved the deficit when his low shot beat England's second choice goalkeeper Peter Bonetti, playing after Gordon Banks suffered food poisoning the day before Eight minutes from time an Uwe Seeler header levelled the score before an extra-time goal from Gerd Müller brought (West) Germany's first-ever competitive victory over England.

3  Germany

Manager: Helmut Schon

2  England

Manager: Alfred Ramsey

Goals:

Franz Beckenbauer 69 G
Uwe Seeler 82 G
Gerd Müller 108 G

Goals:

Alan Mullery 32 G
Martin Peters 50 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sepp Maier
Defender Klaus Fichtel
Defender Berti Vogts
Midfielder Wolfgang Overath
Forward Reinhard Libuda
Forward Hannes Lohr
Forward Gerd Müller
Forward Uwe Seeler (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Peter Bonetti
Defender Terry Cooper
Defender Brian Labone
Defender Bobby Moore (captain)
Defender Keith Newton
Midfielder Alan Ball
Midfielder Alan Mullery
Midfielder Martin Peters
Midfielder/Forward Bobby Charlton
Forward Geoff Hurst
Forward Franny Lee

Substitutions:

Willi Schulz for Horst-Dieter Hottges 46
Jurgen Grabowski for Reinhard Libuda 57

Substitutions:

Colin Bell for Bobby Charlton 70
Norman Hunter for Martin Peters 81

Cards:

Gerd Müller Y

Cards:

Franny Lee Y

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Willi Schulz

On the bench:

Defender Norman Hunter
Midfielder Colin Bell