Ireland v England, 09 October 1948

Score6-2 to England
RefereeWillie E Webb
CompetitionBritish Home Championship
VenueWindsor Park, Belfast
Attendance53,629

6  England

Manager: Walter Winterbottom

Goals:

Dave Walsh 51 G
Dave Walsh 90 G

Goals:

Stan Matthews 27 G
Stan Mortensen 55 G
Stan Mortensen 58 G
Jackie Milburn 61 G
Stan Mortensen 65 G
Stan Pearson 67 G

Starting lineup:

Full back Johnny Carey (captain)
Centre half Jack Vernon
Centre Half/Goalkeeper Con Martin
Wing half William Walsh
Outside Left Tommy Eglington
Inside forward Jimmy McAlinden

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Frank Swift
Defender/Midfielder Billy Wright (captain)
Full back Jack Howe
Full back Laurie Scott
Centre half Neil Franklin
Wing half Henry Cockburn
Centre forward Jackie Milburn
Forward Tom Finney
Forward Stan Matthews
Forward Stan Mortensen
Inside Forward Stan Pearson