1948


Match programme for the Home Championship match against Scotland.

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DateVenueOpponentCompetitionScore
10 AprGlasgowScotlandHome Champ2-0
16 MayTurinItalyFriendly4-0
26 SepCopenhagenDenmarkFriendly0-0
09 OctBelfastNorthern IrelandHome Champ6-2
10 NovBirminghamWalesHome Champ1-0
02 DecLondonSwitzerlandFriendly6-0

23910 AprilHampden Park
Glasgow
Home Championship
Ref: Davie Maxwell (N. Ireland)Att: 135,400
SCOTLAND02ENGLAND
 Finney 44', Mortensen 64'
Ian BLACK
John GOVAN
David SHAW
William CAMPBELL
George YOUNG
Archie MACAULEY
James DELANEY
James COMBE
Billy THORNTON
Billy STEEL
Billy LIDDELL
Frank SWIFT
Laurie SCOTT
George HARDWICK
Billy WRIGHT
Neil FRANKLIN
Henry COCKBURN
Stanley MATTHEWS
Stan MORTENSEN
Wilf MANNION
Tommy LAWTON
Stan PEARSON

24016 MayStadio Comunale
Turin
Friendly
Ref: Pedro Escartin (Spain)Att: 58,000
ITALY04ENGLAND
 Mortensen 4', Lawton 23', Finney 70',72'
Valerio BACIGALUPO
Aldo BALLARIN
Alberto ELIANI
Carlo ANNOVAZZI
Carlo PAROLA
Giuseppe GREZAR
Romeo MENTI
Ezio LOIK
Guglielmo GABETTO
Valentino MAZZOLA
Riccardo CARAPELLESE
Frank SWIFT
Laurie SCOTT
John HOWE
Billy WRIGHT
Neil FRANKLIN
Henry COCKBURN
Stanley MATTHEWS
Stan MORTENSEN
Wilf MANNION
Tommy LAWTON
Tom FINNEY

24126 SeptemberIdrætsparken
Copenhagen
Friendly
Ref: Karel van der Meer (Netherlands)Att: 41,000
DENMARK00ENGLAND
  
Eigil NIELSEN
Karl HANSEN
John HANSEN
Johannes PLØGER
Carl PRÆST
Holger SEEBACH
Ivan JENSEN
Viggo JENSEN
Axel PILMARK
Dion ØRNVOLD
Poul PETERSEN
Frank SWIFT
Laurie SCOTT
John ASTON
Billy WRIGHT
Neil FRANKLIN
Henry COCKBURN
Stanley MATTHEWS
James HAGAN
Len SHACKLETON
Tommy LAWTON
Bobby LANGTON

2429 OctoberWindsor Park
Belfast
Home Championship
Ref: Willie Webb (Scotland)Att: 53,600
N. IRELAND26ENGLAND
D Walsh 50',90'Matthews 27', Milburn 65', Mortensen 63',68'77', Pearson 79'
William SMYTH
Jackie CAREY
Con MARTIN
William WALSH
Jack VERNON
Peter FARRELL
John O'DRISCOLL
Jimmy McALINDEN
Dave WALSH
Charles TULLY
Tommy EGLINGTON
Frank SWIFT
Laurie SCOTT
John HOWE
Billy WRIGHT
Neil FRANKLIN
Henry COCKBURN
Stanley MATTHEWS
Stan MORTENSEN
Jackie MILBURN
Stan PEARSON
Tom FINNEY

24310 NovemberVilla Park
Birmingham
Home Championship
Ref: Jack Mowat (Scotland)Att: 68,700
ENGLAND10WALES
Finney 39' 
Frank SWIFT
Laurie SCOTT
John ASTON
Timothy WARD
Neil FRANKLIN
Billy WRIGHT
Stanley MATTHEWS
Jackie MILBURN
Stan MORTENSEN
Len SHACKLETON
Tom FINNEY
William HUGHES
Walley BARNES
Alf SHERWOOD
Roy PAUL
Thomas JONES
Ronald BURGESS
Ernest JONES
Aubrey POWELL
Trevor FORD
William MORRIS
Roy CLARKE

2442 DecemberHighbury
London
Friendly
Ref: Karel van der Meer (Netherlands)Att: 48,000
ENGLAND60SWITZERLAND
Haynes 5',26', Hancocks 25',65', Rowley 55', Milburn 66' 
Ted DITCHBURN
Alf RAMSEY
John ASTON
Billy WRIGHT
Neil FRANKLIN
Henry COCKBURN
Stanley MATTHEWS
John ROWLEY
Jackie MILBURN
Johnny HAYNES
John HANCOCKS
Eugenio CORRADI
Rudi GYGER
Roger BOCQUET
Bernard LANZ
Olivier EGGIMANN
Gerhard LUSENTI
Alfred BICKEL
Lauro AMADÒ
Jean TAMINI
René BADER
Jacques FATTON
The match was originally to have been played the previous day, but was postponed due to fog.