First stage
England - Croatia
5:1 (2:0)
Date
Venue / Stadium
Time
Attendance
09 September 2009 London / Wembley Stadium20:0087319
Match Officials
Referee
Alberto UNDIANO (ESP)
Assistant Referee 1
Fermin MARTINEZ (ESP)
Fourth Official
Carlos CLOS GOMEZ (ESP)
Assistant Referee 2
Juan Carlos YUSTE JIMENEZ (ESP)
    Goals scored
  • Frank LAMPARD (ENG) 7' Penalty goal,
  • Steven GERRARD (ENG) 18',
  • Frank LAMPARD (ENG) 59',
  • Steven GERRARD (ENG) 67',
  • EDUARDO (CRO) 71',
  • Wayne ROONEY (ENG) 77'
England
    Line-up
  • Robert GREEN (GK)
  • Glen JOHNSON
  • Ashley COLE
  • Steven GERRARD (-81')
  • Matt UPSON
  • John TERRY (C)
  • Aaron LENNON (-81')
  • Frank LAMPARD
  • Emile HESKEY (-59')
  • Wayne ROONEY
  • Gareth BARRY
    Substitute(s)
  • Ben FOSTER
  • Wes BROWN
  • Wayne BRIDGE
  • James MILNER (+81')
  • Jermain DEFOE (+59')
  • David BECKHAM (+81')
  • Peter CROUCH
Coach
Fabio CAPELLO (ITA)
Croatia
    Line-up
  • Vedran RUNJE (GK)
  • Josip SIMUNIC
  • Ivica KRIZANAC
  • Danijel PRANJIC
  • Niko KRANJCAR
  • EDUARDO (-73')
  • Darijo SRNA (C)
  • Nikola POKRIVAC (-46')
  • Ognjen VUKOJEVIC
  • Mario MANDZUKIC
  • Ivica OLIC (-46')
    Substitute(s)
  • Danijel SUBASIC
  • Dino DRPIC
  • Hrvoje CALE
  • Ivan RAKITIC (+46')
  • Mladen PETRIC (+46')
  • Jerko LEKO
  • Ivan KLASNIC (+73')
Coach
Slaven BILIC (CRO)
    Cautions
  • Josip SIMUNIC (CRO) 44'
  • , John TERRY (ENG) 85'
    Sent off
a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
Y:Misses next match if bookedPos:PositionsA:Absent

Photos

  • England's David Beckham gives a thumbs up at their game against Croatia
  • Frank Lampard of England celebrates scoring his team's third goal d
  • Croatia Manager Slaven Bilic watches
  • Danijel Pranjic of Croatia  battles for the ball with Glen Johnson of England
  • Frank Lampard of England celebrates scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot
  • Steven Gerrard of England celebrates scoring his team's second goal

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