Argentina - England 3:1

14 MAY 1953, Friendly

Goals

0:1 Tommy Taylor 40'

1:1 Ernesto Grillo 41'

2:1 Rodolfo Micheli 57'

3:1 Ernesto Grillo 77'

Argentina (Guillermo Stábile)

Julio Mussimesi, Pedro Dellacha, José Garcia Perez, Francisco Lombardo, Eliseo Mouriño, Ernesto Gutierrez, Rodolfo Micheli, Carlos Cecconato (43' Norberto Méndez), Carlos Lacasia, Ernesto Grillo, Osvaldo Cruz

England (Walter Winterbottom)

Ted Ditchburn, Thomas Garrett, Bill Eckersley, Bill Wright, Malcolm Barrass, Ray Barlow, John Berry, Roy Bentley, Tommy Taylor, Redfern Froggatt, Jack Froggatt

Venue

Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti, Buenos Aires

Trivia

The game was abandoned after 23 minutes due to torrential rain, with a 0–0 scoreline.

See also

All matches in 1950s

All matches against England

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17 MAY 1953 England*Friendly

Sources

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