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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, London Fr HW Bobby Moore (85)
 West Ham United
450 3 February 1971 1-0 vs. Malta, Empire Stadium, Gzira ECP HW Alan Mullery (33)
 West Ham United
451 21 April 1971 3-0 vs. Greece, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HW Bobby Moore (86-88)
 West Ham United
452 12 May 1971 5-0 vs. Malta, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HW
453 15 May 1971 1-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast BC AW
454 19 May 1971 0-0 vs. Wales, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HD Martin Peters (48)
 Tottenham Hotspur
455 22 May 1971 3-1 vs. Scotland, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London 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, London 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, London HL
460 13 May 1972 0-0 vs. West Germany, Olympiastadion, Westend, Berlin AD
461 20 May 1972 3-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff BC AW
462 23 May 1972 0-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HL Colin Bell (19)
 Manchester City
463 27 May 1972 1-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow AW Bobby Moore (96)
 West Ham United
1972-73
464 11 October 1972 1-1 vs. Yugoslavia, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HD Bobby Moore (97-107)
 West Ham United
465 15 November 1972 1-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff WCP AW
466 24 January 1973 1-1 vs. Wales, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HD
467 14 February 1973 5-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow Fr AW
468 12 May 1973 2-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool BC AW
469 15 May 1973 3-0 vs. Wales, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HW
470 19 May 1973 1-0 vs. Scotland, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HW
471 27 May 1973 1-1 vs. Czechoslovakia, Stadión Letná, Milady Horákové, Praha Fr AD
472 6 June 1973 0-2 vs. Poland, Stadion Śląski, Katowicka, 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, London Fr HW Martin Peters (63-64)
 Tottenham Hotspur
476 17 October 1973 1-1 vs. Poland, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London WCP HD
477 14 November 1973 0-1 vs. Italy, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HL Bobby Moore (108)
 West Ham United
478 3 April 1974 0-0 vs. Portugal, Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Bairro Dona Leonor, Lisboa AD Martin Peters (66)
 Tottenham Hotspur
  Joe Mercer
479 11 May 1974 2-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff BC AW Emlyn Hughes (30-36)
 Liverpool
480 15 May 1974 1-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London HW
481 18 May 1974 0-2 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow AL
482 22 May 1974 2-2 vs. Argentina, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London 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, Sredets, 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, London ECP HW Emlyn Hughes (37-38)
 Liverpool
487 20 November 1974 0-0 vs. Portugal, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HD
488 12 March 1975 2-0 vs. West Germany, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HW Alan Ball (67-72)
 Arsenal
489 16 April 1975 5-0 vs. Cyprus, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London ECP HW
490 11 May 1975 1-0 vs. Cyprus, Tsirion Athletic Centre, Ayia Phyla, Lemesos AW
491 17 May 1975 0-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast BC AD
492 21 May 1975 2-2 vs. Wales, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HD
493 24 May 1975 5-1 vs. Scotland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London 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, Štadión 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, Mold Road, Wrexham Fr AW Kevin Keegan (18)
 Liverpool
498 8 May 1976 1-0 vs. Wales, Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff BC AW   Gerry Francis (8-11)
 Queen's Park Rangers
499 11 May 1976 4-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London   HW
500 15 May 1976 1-2 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow   AL  
501 23 May 1976 0-1 vs. Brazil, The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Exposition Park, Los Angeles, U.S.A. TC NL
502 28 May 1976 3-2 vs. Italy, Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York City, USA 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, London Fr HD   Kevin Keegan (24-28)
 Liverpool
505 13 October 1976 2-1 vs. Finland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London 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, London Fr HL
508 30 March 1977 5-0 vs. Luxembourg, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London WCP HW
509 28 May 1977 2-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast BC AW Mick Channon (40)
 Southampton
510 31 May 1977 0-1 vs. Wales, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HL Kevin Keegan (29)
 Liverpool
511 4 June 1977 1-2 vs. Scotland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HL Emlyn Hughes (44)
 Liverpool
512 8 June 1977 0-0 vs. Brazil, Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro Fr AD Kevin Keegan (30-32)
Hamburger
513 12 June 1977 1-1 vs. Argentina, Estadio Camilo Cichero, La Boca, 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, London 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, London 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, London 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, London HW sub off 73 Emlyn Hughes (52-54)
 Liverpool
522 20 May 1978 1-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow AW  
523 24 May 1978 4-1 vs. Hungary, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London 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, Ballsbridge, Dublin AD
526 29 November 1978 1-0 vs. Czechoslovakia, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HW Kevin Keegan (40)
Hamburger
527 7 February 1979 4-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London ECP HW Emlyn Hughes (57)
 Liverpool
528 19 May 1979 2-0 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast BC AW Mick Mills (23)
 
Ipswich Town
529 23 May 1979 0-0 vs. Wales, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HD Emlyn Hughes (58)
 Liverpool
530 26 May 1979 3-1 vs. Scotland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HW Kevin Keegan (43-44)
Hamburger
531 6 June 1979 3-0 vs. Bulgaria, Natsionalen Stadion Vasil Levski, Sredets, Sofiya ECP AW  
532 10 June 1979 0-0 vs. Sweden, Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna kommun, 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, London ECP HW Kevin Keegan (47-48)
Hamburger
535 17 October 1979 5-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast AW  
536 22 November 1979 2-0 vs. Bulgaria, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HW Phil Thompson (18)
 
Liverpool
537 6 February 1980 2-0 vs. Republic of Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HW Kevin Keegan (49-51)
Hamburger
538 26 March 1980 2-0 vs. Spain, Nou Estadi del Futbol Club Barcelona, Barcelona Fr AW  
539 13 May 1980 3-1 vs. Argentina, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HW
540 17 May 1980 1-4 vs. Wales, Racecourse Ground, Mold Road, Wrexham BC AL Phil Thompson (22)
 
Liverpool
541 20 May 1980 1-1 vs. Northern Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HD Emlyn Hughes (61)
 Liverpool
542 24 May 1980 2-0 vs. Scotland, Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow AW Phil Thompson (23)
 
Liverpool
543 31 May 1980 2-1 vs. Australia, Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney Fr AW Trevor Cherry (26)
 
Leeds United
544 12 June 1980 1-1 vs. Belgium, Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino, Italy 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, Italy 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 & Disputed/Unknown
5 Burnley, Nottingham Forest* & Old Westminsters*
4 Oxford University*, Preston North End & Wanderers
3 Cambridge University*, Manchester United, Newcastle United, Old Etonians* & Swifts*
2 Chelsea, Ipswich Town, Old Brightonians*, Southampton, Sunderland & West Bromwich Albion
1 Crystal Palace, Notts County, Old Malvernians*, Old Wykehamists*, Portsmouth, Sheffield, 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 6

 

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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