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11th March

England on
12th March

13th March
England On This Day
1857 Arnold Hills born in Camberwell
1878
Bernard Wilkinson born in Thorpe Hesley
 
1881 England concede their first ever own goal
Friendly match
13 Saturday, 12 March 1881 - England 1 Scotland 6 [0-1]
Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington
(8,500)
Bambridge
Smith (2), Hill, Ker, Field OG
HL

1887 Home Championship Ireland 4 Wales 1
1894 England beat Wales for a ninth time in a row

Home International Championship  
51 Monday, 12 March 1894 - Wales 1 England 5 [1-2]
The Racecourse, Wrexham (5,500)
Bowdler
Veitch (3), Parry OG, Gosling
AW

   
1904 England remain unbeaten against Ireland for the 23rd time
Home Championship Scotland 1 Wales 1

Home International Championship  
81 Saturday, 12 March 1904 - Ireland 1 England 3 [0-2]
Cliftonville Gardens, Belfast
(9,000)
Kirwan
Bache, Common (2)
AW

1905 Tommy Graham born in Consett

1912
Willie Hall born in Newark
1917
Jack Reynolds dies in Sheffield aged 47
1920
Edmund Currey dies in Brentford aged 53
1922 Frank Lock (B team) born in Whitechapel


1924
Stan Rickaby born in Stockton-on-Tees
1926
Les Shannon (B team) born in Liverpool






1963
Arthur Grimsdell dies in Watford aged 68

1906
England team chosen to face Wales




1923
England team chosen to face Belgium
 George Wilson's transfer to Blackburn Rovers FC called off
1924 Bob Kelly marries May Ogden in Lytham

1938 amateur
Scotland 2 England 5 at Hampden Park

1946
Jackie Bestall now Doncaster Rovers FC manager
1949 amateur Wales 1 England 3 at Llanelli
1952 Bill Ridding appointed manager of the B Team

1958 youth England 1 West Germany 2 at Burnden Park
1961 youth West Germany 2 England 0 in Flensburg
1969 England beat France in their first friendly for 12 years

Friendly match  
429 Wednesday, 12 March 1969 - England 5 France 0 [1-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley
(85,000)
O'Grady, Hurst (3 (2 pens)), Lee HW

   
1975 England beat West Germany in their 100th match at Wembley

Friendly match  
488 Wednesday, 12 March 1975 -
England 2 West Germany 0 [1-0]
Wembley Stadium, Wembley (100,000)
Bell, Macdonald HW

1979 Seth Johnson born in Birmingham
1983 Dicky Spence dies in Ealing aged 74





1998
Peter Sillett dies in Ashford aged 65


1986
Peter Davenport joins Manchester United FC for m
       
under 21 Denmark 0 England 1 at Idrætsparken
1987
Les Ferdinand signs for QPR for 15,000
1992
Andrew Cole joins Bristol City FC for m
1993
Andrew Cole joins Manchester United FC for 1.75m

1999
youth England 2 Israel 1 in Rota-Cdiz
2003
youth Switzerland 0 England 0 in Lugano
2008
England remain eleventh in rankings
2015 England drop two to 17th in rankings

 England to play Spain in November
 Zat Knight signs for Reading FC on short-term contract
2017 Chris Powell sacked as Derby County FC assistant
 Roy McFarland leaves as Chesterfield FC manager
2019 Czech Republic name squad to face England & Brazil

Opposition On This Day
1866 goalkeeper John McLeod (Scotland) born
1898 Jack Mahood (Ireland) born
1913 Teobaldo Depetrini (Italy) born
1924 goalkeeper Valerio Bacigalupo (Italy) born
1928 Gerhard Harpers (West Germany) born

1957 Patrick Battiston (France) born
1962 goalkeeper Andrea Kopke (Germany) born
1965 Arpad Hahn (Hungary) born
1974 Walid Badir (Israel) born

1989 Siim Luts (Estonia) born
1993 Abdullahi Shehu (Nigeria) born





1950
Javier Clemente (Spain manager) born




1975
Edgaras Jankauskas (Lithuania manager) born

   

England's Record on 12th March
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 2 0 1 8 6 +2 0 2 2.667 2.00 66.7 +1
Away 2 2 0 0 8 2 +6 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +2
Total 5 4 0 1 16 8 +8 0 2 3.20 1.60 80.0 +3

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