Great Britain v Rest of Europe, 10 May 1947

Score6-1 to Great Britain
RefereeGeorge Reader
VenueHampden Park, Glasgow

6 Great Britain

Manager: Walter Winterbottom

1 Rest of Europe

Manager: Karl Lotsy


Wilf Mannion 22 G
Wilf Mannion penalty 33 P
Billy Steel 35 G
Tommy Lawton 37 G
Carlo Parola own goal 74 OG
Tommy Lawton 82 G


Gunnar Nordahl 24 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Frank Swift
Full back George Hardwick
Centre half Jack Vernon
Wing half Ron Burgess
Centre forward Tommy Lawton
Forward Billy Liddell
Forward Stan Matthews
Inside forward Wilf Mannion
Inside Forward/Wing half Archie MacAulay