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Index
England's Match Captains
1970-1980
with (caps) and club affiliations
1872-1914
1919-39
1946-60
1960-70
1970-80
1980-90
1990-2000
2000-10
2010-20
 
1970-71
449 25 November 1970 3-1 vs. GDR, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Bobby Moore (85)
 West Ham United
450 3 February 1971 1-0 vs. Malta, The Stadium, Gzira ECP HW Alan Mullery (33)
 West Ham United
451 21 April 1971 3-0 vs. Greece, Empire Stadium, Wembley HW Bobby Moore (86-88)
 West Ham United
452 12 May 1971 5-0 vs. Malta, Empire Stadium, Wembley HW
453 15 May 1971 1-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW
454 19 May 1971 0-0 vs. Wales, Empire Stadium, Wembley HD Martin Peters (48)
 Tottenham Hotspur
455 22 May 1971 3-1 vs. Scotland, Empire Stadium, Wembley HW Bobby Moore (89)
 West Ham United

1971-72
456 13 October 1971 3-2 vs. Switzerland, Sankt Jakob Stadium, Basel ECP AW Bobby Moore (90-95)
 West Ham United
457 10 November 1971 1-1 vs. Switzerland, Empire Stadium, Wembley HD
458 1 December 1971 2-0 vs. Greece, Karaiskaki Stadio, Piraes AW
459 29 April 1972 1-3 vs. West Germany, Empire Stadium, Wembley HL
460 13 May 1972 0-0 vs. West Germany, Olympiastadion, Berlin AD
461 20 May 1972 3-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AW
462 23 May 1972 0-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Empire Stadium, Wembley HL Colin Bell (19)
 Manchester City
463 27 May 1972 1-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Glasgow AW Bobby Moore (96)
 West Ham United

1972-73
464 11 October 1972 1-1 vs. Yugoslavia, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HD Bobby Moore (97-107)
 West Ham United
465 15 November 1972 1-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Cardiff WCP AW
466 24 January 1973 1-1 vs. Wales, Empire Stadium, Wembley HD
467 14 February 1973 5-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Glasgow Fr AW
468 12 May 1973 2-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Goodison Park, Liverpool BC AW
469 15 May 1973 3-0 vs. Wales, Empire Stadium, Wembley HW
470 19 May 1973 1-0 vs. Scotland, Empire Stadium, Wembley HW
471 27 May 1973 1-1 vs. Czechoslovakia, Stadión Letná, Praha Fr AD
472 6 June 1973 0-2 vs. Poland, Stadion Śląski, Chorzów WCP AL
473 10 June 1973 2-1 vs. USSR, Central V.I. Lenin Stadium, Moskva Fr AW
474 14 June 1973 0-2 vs. Italy, Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino AL

1973-74
475 26 September 1973 7-0 vs. Austria, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Martin Peters (63-64)
 Tottenham Hotspur
476 17 October 1973 1-1 vs. Poland, Empire Stadium, Wembley WCP HD
477 14 November 1973 0-1 vs. Italy, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HL Bobby Moore (108)
 West Ham United
478 3 April 1974 0-0 vs. Portugal, Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Lisboa AD Martin Peters (66)
 Tottenham Hotspur
  Joe Mercer
479 11 May 1974 2-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AW Emlyn Hughes (30-36)
 Liverpool
480 15 May 1974 1-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Empire Stadium, Wembley HW
481 18 May 1974 0-2 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Glasgow AL
482 22 May 1974 2-2 vs. Argentina, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HD
483 29 May 1974 1-1 vs. GDR, Zentralstadion, Leipzig AD
484 1 June 1974 1-0 vs. Bulgaria, Natsionalen Stadion Vasil Levski, Sofiya AW
485 5 June 1974 2-2 vs. Yugoslavia, Stadion Crvena zvezda, Beograde AD

1974-75   Don Revie
486 30 October 1974 3-0 vs. Czechoslovakia, Wembley Stadium, Wembley ECP HW Emlyn Hughes (37-38)
 Liverpool
487 20 November 1974 0-0 vs. Portugal, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD
488 12 March 1975 2-0 vs. West Germany, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Alan Ball (67-72)
 Arsenal
489 16 April 1975 5-0 vs. Cyprus, Wembley Stadium, Wembley ECP HW
490 11 May 1975 1-0 vs. Cyprus, Tsirion Athletic Centre, Lemesos AW
491 17 May 1975 0-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AD
492 21 May 1975 2-2 vs. Wales, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD
493 24 May 1975 5-1 vs. Scotland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW

1975-76
494 3 September 1975 2-1 vs. Switzerland, Sankt Jakob Stadium, Basel Fr AW Gerry Francis (5-7)
 Queen's Park Rangers
495 30 October 1975 1-2 vs. Czechoslovakia, Tehelné pole, Bratislava ECP AL
496 19 November 1975 1-1 vs. Portugal, Estádio José Alvalade, Lisboa   AD
497 24 March 1976 2-1 vs. Wales, Racecourse Ground, Wrexham Fr AW Kevin Keegan (18)
 Liverpool
498 8 May 1976 1-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AW   Gerry Francis (8-11)
 Queen's Park Rangers
499 11 May 1976 4-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley   HW
500 15 May 1976 1-2 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Glasgow   AL  
501 23 May 1976 0-1 vs. Brazil, The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles TC NL
502 28 May 1976 3-2 vs. Italy, Yankee Stadium, New York City NW Mick Channon (35)
 Southampton
503 13 June 1976 4-1 vs. Finland, Olympiastadion, Helsinki WCP AW Gerry Francis (12)
 Queen's Park Rangers

1976-77
504 8 September 1976 1-1 vs. Republic of Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HD   Kevin Keegan (24-28)
 Liverpool
505 13 October 1976 2-1 vs. Finland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HW
506 17 November 1976 0-2 vs. Italy, Stadio Olimpico, Roma AL
507 9 February 1977 0-2 vs. Netherlands, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HL
508 30 March 1977 5-0 vs. Luxembourg, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HW
509 28 May 1977 2-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW Mick Channon (40)
 Southampton
510 31 May 1977 0-1 vs. Wales, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HL Kevin Keegan (29)
 Liverpool
511 4 June 1977 1-2 vs. Scotland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HL Emlyn Hughes (44)
 Liverpool
512 8 June 1977 0-0 vs. Brazil, Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Rio de Janeiro Fr AD Kevin Keegan (30-32)
Hamburger
513 12 June 1977 1-1 vs. Argentina, Estadio Camilo Cichero, Buenos Aires AD
514 15 June 1977 0-0 vs. Uruguay, Estadio Centenario, Montevideo AD

1977-78   Ron Greenwood
515 7 September 1977 0-0 vs. Switzerland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HD Emlyn Hughes (48-51)
 Liverpool
516 12 October 1977 2-0 vs. Luxembourg, Stade Municipal, Stad Lëtzebuerg WCP AW
517 16 November 1977 2-0 vs. Italy, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW
518 22 February 1978 1-2 vs. West Germany, Olympiastadion, München Fr AL
519 19 April 1978 1-1 vs. Brazil, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD Kevin Keegan (36)
Hamburger
520 13 May 1978 3-1 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff BC AW Mick Mills (16)
 
Ipswich Town
521 16 May 1978 1-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW sub off 73 Emlyn Hughes (52-54)
 Liverpool
522 20 May 1978 1-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Glasgow AW  
523 24 May 1978 4-1 vs. Hungary, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HW

1978-79
524 20 September 1978 4-3 vs. Denmark, Idrætsparken, København ECP AW Emlyn Hughes (55-56)
 Liverpool
525 25 October 1978 1-1 vs. Republic of Ireland, Lansdowne Road, Dublin AD
526 29 November 1978 1-0 vs. Czechoslovakia, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Kevin Keegan (40)
Hamburger
527 7 February 1979 4-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley ECP HW Emlyn Hughes (57)
 Liverpool
528 19 May 1979 2-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW Mick Mills (23)
 
Ipswich Town
529 23 May 1979 0-0 vs. Wales, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD Emlyn Hughes (58)
 Liverpool
530 26 May 1979 3-1 vs. Scotland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW Kevin Keegan (43-44)
Hamburger
531 6 June 1979 3-0 vs. Bulgaria, Natsionalen Stadion Vasil Levski, Sofiya ECP AW  
532 10 June 1979 0-0 vs. Sweden, Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Stockholms län Fr AD Emlyn Hughes (59)
 Liverpool
533 13 June 1979 3-4 vs. Austria, Praterstadion, Wien AL Kevin Keegan (46)
Hamburger

1979-80
534 12 September 1979 1-0 vs. Denmark, Wembley Stadium, Wembley ECP HW Kevin Keegan (47-48)
Hamburger
535 17 October 1979 5-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Belfast AW  
536 22 November 1979 2-0 vs. Bulgaria, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW Phil Thompson (18)
 
Liverpool
537 6 February 1980 2-0 vs. Republic of Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW Kevin Keegan (49-51)
Hamburger
538 26 March 1980 2-0 vs. Spain, Nou Estadi del FC Barcelona, Barcelona Fr AW  
539 13 May 1980 3-1 vs. Argentina, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW
540 17 May 1980 1-4 vs. Wales, Racecourse Ground,  Wrexham BC AL Phil Thompson (22)
 
Liverpool
541 20 May 1980 1-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD Emlyn Hughes (61)
 Liverpool
542 24 May 1980 2-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Glasgow AW Phil Thompson (23)
 
Liverpool
543 31 May 1980 2-1 vs. Australia, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney Fr AW Trevor Cherry (26)
 
Leeds United
544 12 June 1980 1-1 vs. Belgium, Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino ECF ND Kevin Keegan (52-54)
Hamburger
545 15 June 1980 0-1 vs. Italy, Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino AL
546 18 June 1980 2-1 vs. Spain, Stadio San Paolo, Napoli NW

 

England's Captains by Club Affiliations 1872-1980
* denotes Player appeared for two or more clubs at the time of his captaincy, thus the total amount of captaincies below will NOT equal total amount of England matches
Wolverhampton Wanderers 95 West Ham United 91 Corinthians 48*
Arsenal 37 Liverpool 35 Blackburn Rovers 27
Fulham 22 Old Carthusians* 20 Tottenham Hotspur 19
Hamburger,  Huddersfield Town & Clapham Rovers* 16 Blackpool & Sheffield Wednesday 15 Middlesbrough 13
8 Derby County & Queen's Park Rangers
7 Manchester City & Aston Villa
6 Leeds United
5 Burnley, Nottingham Forest* & Old Westminsters*
Disputed/Unknown
4 Oxford University*, Preston North End & Wanderers
3 Cambridge University*, Manchester United, Newcastle United, Old Etonians* & Swifts*
2 Chelsea, Ipswich Town, Notts County, Old Brightonians*, Southampton, Sunderland & West Bromwich Albion
1 Crystal Palace, Old Malvernians*, Old Wykehamists*, Portsmouth, Sheffield, Heeley, Sheffield United.

 

England's Captains Under Alf Ramsey 1963-1974
  Bobby Moore 90  
Jimmy Armfield 11 Martin Peters 4 Bobby Charlton 3
Ron Flowers 3 Alan Mullery 1 Colin Bell 1

 

England's Captains Under Joe Mercer 1974
Emlyn Hughes 7

 

England's Captains Under Don Revie 1974-1977
Kevin Keegan 10
Gerry Francis 8 Alan Ball 6 Emlyn Hughes 3 Mick Channon 2

 

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