Slovakia v England, 12 October 2002

Score2-1 to England
RefereeDomenico Messina
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 7
VenueTehelne Pole Stadion, Bratislava
Attendance27,000
Kick-off: 7.30pm local (6.30pm BST)

1  Slovakia

Manager: Ladislav Jurkemik

2  England

Manager: Sven-Göran Eriksson

Goals:

Szilárd Németh 8 G

Goals:

David Beckham 65 G
Michael Owen 82 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Miroslav König
Defender Peter Dzúrik (captain)
Defender Miroslav Karhan
Defender Vladimir Leitner
Defender Martin Petráš
Defender Marián Zeman
Midfielder Peter Hlinka
Midfielder Vladimír Janočko
Midfielder Attila Pinte
Forward Róbert Vittek

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David Seaman
Defender Ashley Cole
Defender Gary Neville
Defender Gareth Southgate
Midfielder David Beckham (captain)
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Forward Emile Heskey
Forward Michael Owen

Substitutions:

Ľubomír Reiter for Róbert Vittek 81
Jozef Kožlej for Attila Pinte 89
Marek Mintál for Vladimír Janočko 89

Substitutions:

Kieron Dyer for Steven Gerrard 77
Owen Hargreaves for Michael Owen 85
Alan Smith for Emile Heskey 90

Cards:

Róbert Vittek 31 Y
Vladimir Leitner 63 Y
Marián Zeman 86 Y

Cards:

Steven Gerrard 42 Y
Paul Scholes 68 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Juraj Buček
Defender Maroš Klimpl
Midfielder Rastislav Michalík
Midfielder Marek Mintál
Forward Jozef Kožlej

On the bench:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender Ugo Ehiogu
Defender Danny Mills
Midfielder Kieron Dyer
Midfielder Owen Hargreaves
Forward Alan Smith
Forward Darius Vassell

Comments:

50th international appearance of Paul Scholes.