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Tournoi de France - Final Placings

Team P W D L F A GD Pts
England 3 2 0 1 3 1 +2 6
Brazil 3 1 2 0 5 4 +1 5
France 3 0 2 1 3 4 -1 2
Italy 3 0 2 1 5 7 -2 2

 

Tournoi de France - Matches

 
1 3 June 1997 - France 1 Brazil 1 [0-1]
Stade de Gerland, Lyon (30,000)
Keller
Roberto Carlos
2 4 June 1997 - Italy 0 England 2 [0-2]
Stade de La Beaujoire, Nantes  (25,000)
Wright, Scholes NW
3 7 June 1997 - France 0 England 1 [0-0]
Stade de La Mosson, Montpellier (25,000)
Shearer AW
4 8 June 1997 - Italy 3 Brazil 3 [2-1]
Stade de Gerland, Lyon (30,000)
Del Piero (2 (1 pen)), Aldair OG
Lombardo, Ronaldo, Romàrio
5 10 June 1997 - England 0 Brazil 1 [0-0]
Parc des Princes, Paris (33,000)
Romàrio NL
7 11 June 1997 - France 2 Italy 2 [1-0]
Parc des Princes, Paris (30,000)
Zidane, Djorkaeff
Casiraghi, Del Piero (pen)

Notes

This tournament served as a trial run for the host nation and participating teams a year ahead of the World Cup 1998 finals. For the first time England won a football tournament played outside the United Kingdom.

 

 

England Squad Career and Tournament Records
    Before Tournoi de France   At Tournoi de France
No. Player Age Pos App G Club App St Substitute Min Gls  Disc
On Off
1 Seaman, David A. - G - - Arsenal FC - - - - - - -
2 Neville, Gary A. - D - - Manchester United FC - - - - - - -
3 Pearce, Stuart - D - - Nottingham Forest FC - - - - - - -
4 Ince, Paul E. C. - M - - Internazionale Milano FC, Italy - - - - - - -
5 Southgate, Gareth - D - - Aston Villa FC - - - - - - -
6 Le Saux, Graeme P. - D - - Blackburn Rovers FC - - - - - - -
7 Beckham, David R. J. - M - - Manchester United FC - - - - - - -
8 Gascoigne, Paul J. - M - - Glasgow Rangers FC, Scotland - - - - - - -
9 Shearer, Alan - F - - Newcastle United FC - - - - - - -
10 Sheringham, Edward P. - F - - Tottenham Hotspur FC - - - - - - -
11 Lee, Robert - M - - Newcastle United FC - - - - - - -
12 Campbell, Sulzeer J. - D - - Tottenham Hotspur FC - - - - - - -
13 Flowers, Timothy D. - G - - Blackburn Rovers FC - - - - - - -
14 Neville, Philip J. - D - - Manchester United FC - - - - - - -
15 Keown, Martin R. - D - - Arsenal FC - - - - - - -
16 Scales, John - D - - Tottenham Hotspur FC - - - - - - -
17 Batty, David - M - - Newcastle United FC - - - - - - -
18 Clark, Lee - D - - Newcastle United FC - - - - - - -
19 Scholes, Paul - M - - Manchester United FC - - - - - - -
20 Wright, Ian E. - F - - Arsenal FC - - - - - - -
21 Cole, Andrew - F - - Manchester United FC - - - - - - -
22 Martyn, A. Nigel - G - - Leeds United AFC - - - - - - -
  McManaman, Steve - M - - Liverpool FC - - - - - - -
  Butt, Nicholas - M - - Manchester United FC - - - - - - -

Notes

Sources

Agence France Presse reports

Associated Press reports

France 98 World Cup Official Site

Harris, Harry, Hoddle’s England: The Road to France, pp. 197-206 (Harper Collins, London, 1998)

L'Equipe de France de Football depuis 1904 website [Jean-Michel Cazal - Michel Oreggia]

London Daily Mail reports

London Daily Telegraph and London Sunday Telegraph reports

London Times and London Sunday Times reports

Press Association reports

Reuters reports

World Soccer, July, 1997, p. 52

World Soccer, August, 1997, pp. 14-15, 54-55

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