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England On This Day
1890 Clem Stephenson born near Blyth



1924
Billy Wright born in Ironbridge

1904
Ireland team chosen to face England
1907
Ireland team chosen to face England
1914 Sidney Bowser resigns for West Bromwich Albion FC
1935 England beat Ireland 
Home International Championship
196 Wednesday, 6 February 1935 - England 2 Ireland 1 [1-0]
Goodison Park, Liverpool (35,000)
Bastin (2)
Stevenson
HW



19
39 Johnny Fantham born in Sheffield
1949
William Bromley-Davenport dies aged 87 years
1936 Joe Carter joins Sheffield Wednesday FC
1937 funeral of Billy Rose


1952
reign of Queen Elizabeth II begins

1955 team chosen for U23 match against Scotland
1957 B England 4 Scotland 1 at Birmingham
  1958 The Munich Air Disaster:
 Roger Byrne, David Pegg,
 Frank Swift and Tommy Taylor die
 Duncan Edwards
serious injuries.
 Johnny Berry also injured.
1969 Tim Sherwood born in Borehamwood
1979
under 21 Wales 0 England 1 at Swansea
1980 Paul Bracewell turns professional  with Sunderland AFC
& England beat Republic of Ireland at Wembley

European Championship Preliminary match
537 Wednesday, 6 February 1980 -
England
2 Republic of Ireland 0 [1-0]
Wembley Stadium, Wembley (90,299/91,043)
Keegan (2) HW

1984 Darren Bent born in Tooting  
1991 first ever under 19s England 1 Denmark 5 at Oxford
& Cameroon's first visit to Wembley
Friendly match
668 Wednesday, 6 February 1991 -
England 2 Cameroon 0 [1-0]
Wembley Stadium, Wembley (61,075)
Lineker (2 (1pen)) HW

  2001 Dean Ashton signs pro with Crewe Alexandra FC
2003 Under 20
England 2 Germany 1 at Reading
2006
Paul Merson sacked as Walsall FC manager
2007 Under 21 England 2 Spain 2 at Derby
        Under 19 England 4 Poland 1 at Bournemouth
2008 Fabio Capello's first match in charge

Friendly match
861 Wednesday, 6 February 2008 -
England 2 Switzerland
1 [1-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley (86,857)
Jenas, Wright-Phillips
Derdiyok
HW

2013 The first of the FA's 150th anniversary celebration matches

FA 150th Year Anniversary match  
916 Wednesday, 6 February 2013 - England 2 Brazil 1 [1-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley
(87,453)
Rooney, Lampard
Fred
HW

   

Opposition On This Day
1883 Albert Jones (Wales) born
1887 Béla Révész (Hungary) born
1923 Gylua Lóránt (Hungary) born

1964 official Arkadiusz Prus (USA) born in Poland
1968 Adolfo Valencia (Colombia) born
1969 official Massimo Busacca (Switzerland) born
1970 Patrice Loko (France) born
1974 Javier Navarro (Spain) born
1976 official Athinodoros Ioannou (Greece) born
1977 Jason Euell (Jamaica) born in London
1979 Pablo Orbáiz (Spain) born
1983 Branko Ilic (Slovenia) born
1986 Carlos Alberto Sánchez (Colombia) born


1923
Bobby Brown (Scotland) born
1958
Matt Busby (Scotland) injured in Munich air crash










2018 Ronald Koeman (Netherlands) appointed

 

England's Record on 6th February
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 5 5 0 0 10 3 +7 0 2 2.00 0.60 100.0 +5
Total 5 5 0 0 10 3 +7 0 2 2.00 0.60 100.0 +5

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