Matches

30/08/2007102 - WeatherPartly Cloudy Night
3:1 (2:0)
  • Henri LANSBURY (17' PEN)
  • Krystian PEARCE (45'+2)
  • Rhys MURPHY (62')
  • Ziad AJOUZ (51')

Summary

Lions roar into quarters
England were made to work hard for a 3-1 victory over Syria in a Round of 16 match in Jeju on Thursday 30 August. More »

Line-ups

13
1
2
3
3
4
4
5
5
7
7
11
9
14
11
15
14
16
15
17
18
19

Substitute(s)

1
20
21
21
6
6
10
8
12
10
16
12
17
13
19
18
20
2
8
9

Coaches

John PEACOCK (ENG)
(SYR) Mohamad ALJOMAA

Officials

Referee: Hernando BUITRAGO (COL)Assistant Referee 1: Abraham David GONZALEZ TORRES (COL)Assistant Referee 2: Rafael RIVAS (COL)Fourth official: Joel AGUILAR (SLV)

Statistics

11Shots16
10Corner kicks4
4Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
50%Possession (%)50%
  • England - Syria
  • England - Syria
  • England-Syria
  • England-Syria
  • England-Syria
  • England - Syria
John Peacock (ENG), England coach
"I'm very pleased. It was a very hard fought win. It wasn't easy out there and I didn't expect it to be. I thought the Syrians played very strongly. They were always going to be difficult opponents, but thankfully we got through in the end."