Italy v England, 24 May 1961

Score3-2 to England
RefereeNikolai Latychev
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueOlimpico, Roma
Attendance90,000

2  Italy

Manager: Giovanni Ferrari

3  England

Manager: Walter Winterbottom

Goals:

Enrique Omar Sivori 43 G
Sergio Brighenti 74 G

Goals:

Gerry Hitchens 39 G
Gerry Hitchens 77 G
Jimmy Greaves 86 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ron Springett
Defender Jimmy Armfield
Defender/Midfielder Ron Flowers
Full back Mick McNeil
Centre half Peter Swan
Midfielder/Forward Bobby Charlton
Forward Bryan Douglas
Forward Jimmy Greaves
Forward Johnny Haynes (captain)
Forward Gerry Hitchens
Forward Bobby Robson

Substitutions:

Giovanni Vavassori for Lorenzo Buffon 56

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