Germany v England, 26 May 1956

Score3-1 to England
RefereeIstvan Zsolt
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueBerliner Olympiastadion, Berlin
Attendance90,000

1  Germany

Manager: Josef 'Sepp' Herberger

3  England

Manager: Walter Winterbottom

Goals:

Fritz Walter 86 G

Goals:

Duncan Edwards 25 G
Colin Grainger 63 G
Johnny Haynes 69 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Fritz Herkenrath
Defender Erich Juskowiak
Defender Heinz Wewers
Midfielder Karl Mai
Midfielder Hans Schafer
Midfielder Fritz Walter (captain)
Forward Max Morlock
Forward Ottmar Walter

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Reg Matthews
Defender Roger Byrne
Defender Ronnie Clayton
Defender/Midfielder Billy Wright (captain)
Full back Jeff Hall
Midfielder Gordon Astall
Midfielder Duncan Edwards
Outside Left Colin Grainger
Forward Johnny Haynes
Forward Tommy Taylor
Forward Dennis Wilshaw

Substitutions:

Alfred Pfaff for Max Morlock 40

Substitutions:

On the bench:

Midfielder Alfred Pfaff

On the bench: