List of England national football team World Cup and European Championship squads

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The World Cup and European Championship, are the primary competitive tournaments the England national football team enters. The finals of both tournaments held every four years in alternate even numbered years. Excluding the tournament years in which England either did not enter or failed to qualify for the finals, the England national team has nominated the following squads of players to compete in the finals:

1950 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1950 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Group round 1

Head coach: Walter Winterbottom

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
2DF John Aston (1921-09-02)2 September 1921 (aged 28) 14 England Manchester United
3MF Eddie Baily (1925-08-06)6 August 1925 (aged 24) 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
4FW Roy Bentley (1924-05-17)17 May 1924 (aged 26) 4 England Chelsea
3MF Henry Cockburn (1921-09-14)14 September 1921 (aged 28) 10 England Manchester United
3MF Jimmy Dickinson (1925-04-24)24 April 1925 (aged 25) 7 England Portsmouth
1GK Ted Ditchburn (1921-10-24)24 October 1921 (aged 28) 2 England Tottenham Hotspur
2DF Bill Eckersley (1925-07-16)16 July 1925 (aged 24) 0 England Blackburn Rovers
4FW Tom Finney (1922-04-05)5 April 1922 (aged 28) 25 England Preston North End
3MF Laurie Hughes (1924-03-02)2 March 1924 (aged 26) 0 England Liverpool
4FW Wilf Mannion (1918-05-16)16 May 1918 (aged 32) 19 England Middlesbrough
4FW Stanley Matthews (1915-02-01)1 February 1915 (aged 35) 30 England Blackpool
4FW Jackie Milburn (1924-05-11)11 May 1924 (aged 26) 7 England Newcastle United
4FW Stan Mortensen (1921-05-26)26 May 1921 (aged 29) 18 England Blackpool
4FW Jimmy Mullen (1923-01-06)6 January 1923 (aged 27) 4 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
3MF Bill Nicholson (1919-01-26)26 January 1919 (aged 31) 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
2DF Alf Ramsey (1920-01-22)22 January 1920 (aged 30) 5 England Tottenham Hotspur
2DF Laurie Scott (1917-04-23)23 April 1917 (aged 33) 17 England Arsenal
2DF Jim Taylor (1917-11-05)5 November 1917 (aged 32) 0 England Fulham
3MF Willie Watson (1920-03-07)7 March 1920 (aged 30) 2 England Sunderland
1GK Bert Williams (1920-01-31)31 January 1920 (aged 30) 7 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
2DF Billy Wright (1924-02-06)6 February 1924 (aged 26) 29 England Wolverhampton Wanderers

1954 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1954 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Walter Winterbottom

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Gil Merrick (1922-01-26)26 January 1922 (aged 32) 20 England Birmingham City
2 2DF Ron Staniforth (1924-04-13)13 April 1924 (aged 30) 3 England Huddersfield Town
3 2DF Roger Byrne (1929-02-08)8 February 1929 (aged 25) 3 England Manchester United
4 2DF Billy Wright (1924-02-06)6 February 1924 (aged 30) 58 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
5 3MF Syd Owen (1922-02-28)28 February 1922 (aged 32) 2 England Luton Town
6 3MF Jimmy Dickinson (1925-04-24)24 April 1925 (aged 29) 35 England Portsmouth
7 4FW Stanley Matthews (1915-02-01)1 February 1915 (aged 39) 36 England Blackpool
8 4FW Ivor Broadis (1922-12-18)18 December 1922 (aged 31) 11 England Newcastle United
9 4FW Nat Lofthouse (1925-08-27)27 August 1925 (aged 28) 19 England Bolton Wanderers
10 4FW Tommy Taylor (1932-01-29)29 January 1932 (aged 22) 3 England Manchester United
11 4FW Tom Finney (1922-04-05)5 April 1922 (aged 32) 51 England Preston North End
12 1GK Ted Burgin (1927-04-29)29 April 1927 (aged 27) 0 England Sheffield United
13 2DF Ken Green (1924-04-27)27 April 1924 (aged 30) 0 England Birmingham City
14 3MF Bill McGarry (1927-06-10)10 June 1927 (aged 27) 0 England Huddersfield Town
15 4FW Dennis Wilshaw (1926-03-11)11 March 1926 (aged 28) 1 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
16 3MF Albert Quixall (1933-08-09)9 August 1933 (aged 20) 3 England Sheffield Wednesday
17 4FW Jimmy Mullen (1923-01-06)6 January 1923 (aged 31) 11 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
18 2DF Allenby Chilton* (1918-09-16)16 September 1918 (aged 35) 2 England Manchester United
19 3MF Ken Armstrong* (1924-06-03)3 June 1924 (aged 30) 0 England Chelsea
20 3MF Bedford Jezzard* (1927-10-19)19 October 1927 (aged 26) 1 England Fulham
21 3MF Johnny Haynes* (1934-10-17)17 October 1934 (aged 19) 0 England Fulham
22 4FW Harry Hooper* (1933-06-14)14 June 1933 (aged 21) 0 England West Ham United
  • Only 17 of the 22 official squad members actually travelled to Switzerland for the 1954 tournament. Five players—Ken Armstrong, Allenby Chilton, Johnny Haynes, Harry Hooper and Bedford Jezzard—were put on reserve status and remained at home awaiting a call if the need arose. It did not.[1]

1958 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1958 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Group round 1

Head coach: Walter Winterbottom

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Colin McDonald (1930-10-15)15 October 1930 (aged 27) 1 England Burnley
2 2DF Don Howe (1935-10-12)12 October 1935 (aged 22) 7 England West Bromwich Albion
3 2DF Tommy Banks (1929-11-10)10 November 1929 (aged 28) 1 England Bolton Wanderers
4 2DF Eddie Clamp (1934-09-14)14 September 1934 (aged 23) 1 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
5 3MF Billy Wright (1924-02-06)6 February 1924 (aged 34) 92 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
6 3MF Bill Slater (1927-04-29)29 April 1927 (aged 31) 6 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
7 4FW Bryan Douglas (1934-05-27)27 May 1934 (aged 24) 7 England Blackburn Rovers
8 4FW Bobby Robson (1933-02-18)18 February 1933 (aged 25) 2 England West Bromwich Albion
9 4FW Derek Kevan (1935-03-06)6 March 1935 (aged 23) 7 England West Bromwich Albion
10 4FW Johnny Haynes (1934-10-17)17 October 1934 (aged 23) 20 England Fulham
11 4FW Tom Finney (1922-04-05)5 April 1922 (aged 36) 73 England Preston North End
12 1GK Eddie Hopkinson (1935-10-29)29 October 1935 (aged 22) 6 England Bolton Wanderers
13 1GK Alan Hodgkinson* (1936-08-16)16 August 1936 (aged 21) 4 England Sheffield United
14 2DF Peter Sillett (1933-02-01)1 February 1933 (aged 25) 3 England Chelsea
15 2DF Ronnie Clayton (1934-08-05)5 August 1934 (aged 23) 20 England Blackburn Rovers
16 2DF Maurice Norman (1934-05-08)8 May 1934 (aged 24) 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
17 4FW Peter Brabrook (1937-11-08)8 November 1937 (aged 20) 0 England Chelsea
18 4FW Peter Broadbent (1933-05-15)15 May 1933 (aged 25) 0 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
19 4FW Bobby Smith (1933-02-22)22 February 1933 (aged 25) 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
20 4FW Bobby Charlton (1937-10-11)11 October 1937 (aged 20) 3 England Manchester United
21 4FW Alan A'Court (1934-09-30)30 September 1934 (aged 23) 1 England Liverpool
22 4FW Maurice Setters* (1936-12-16)16 December 1936 (aged 21) 0 England West Bromwich Albion
  • Some sources state that England took only 20 squad members to the 1958 tournament in Sweden, and their squad lists do not include Alan Hodgkinson or Maurice Setters. Other sources, including FIFA's official World Cup records, list 22 players on the squad and include both Hodgkinson and Setters. The likelihood is that these two players were included on the squad list submitted to FIFA but did not travel to the tournament. [1]

1962 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1962 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Walter Winterbottom

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Ron Springett (1935-07-22)22 July 1935 (aged 26) 21 England Sheffield Wednesday
2 2DF Jimmy Armfield (1935-09-02)2 September 1935 (aged 26) 25 England Blackpool
3 2DF Ray Wilson (1934-12-17)17 December 1934 (aged 27) 11 England Huddersfield Town
4 4FW Bobby Robson (1933-02-18)18 February 1933 (aged 29) 20 England West Bromwich Albion
5 3MF Peter Swan (1936-10-08)8 October 1936 (aged 25) 19 England Sheffield Wednesday
6 3MF Ron Flowers (1934-07-28)28 July 1934 (aged 27) 32 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
7 3MF John Connelly (1938-07-18)18 July 1938 (aged 23) 8 England Burnley
8 4FW Jimmy Greaves (1940-02-20)20 February 1940 (aged 22) 18 England Tottenham Hotspur
9 4FW Gerry Hitchens (1934-10-08)8 October 1934 (aged 27) 5 Italy Inter Milan
10 4FW Johnny Haynes (1934-10-17)17 October 1934 (aged 27) 52 England Fulham
11 4FW Bobby Charlton (1937-10-11)11 October 1937 (aged 24) 35 England Manchester United
12 1GK Alan Hodgkinson (1936-08-16)16 August 1936 (aged 25) 5 England Sheffield United
13 4FW Derek Kevan* (1935-03-06)6 March 1935 (aged 27) 14 England West Bromwich Albion
14 3MF Stan Anderson (1933-02-27)27 February 1933 (aged 29) 2 England Sunderland
15 2DF Maurice Norman (1934-05-08)8 May 1934 (aged 28) 1 England Tottenham Hotspur
16 2DF Bobby Moore (1941-04-12)12 April 1941 (aged 21) 1 England West Ham United
17 3MF Bryan Douglas (1934-05-27)27 May 1934 (aged 28) 29 England Blackburn Rovers
18 4FW Roger Hunt (1938-07-20)20 July 1938 (aged 23) 1 England Liverpool
19 4FW Alan Peacock (1937-10-29)29 October 1937 (aged 24) 0 England Middlesbrough
20 3MF George Eastham (1936-09-23)23 September 1936 (aged 25) 0 England Arsenal
21 2DF Don Howe (1935-10-12)12 October 1935 (aged 26) 23 England West Bromwich Albion
22 1GK Gordon Banks* (1937-12-30)30 December 1937 (aged 24) 0 England Leicester Cit
  • Some sources state that only 20 of the 22 squad members travelled to the 1962 tournament in Chile, that Gordon Banks and Derek Kevan were stay-at-home reserves who were never called. [2]

1966 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1966 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Winners

Manager: Alf Ramsey

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Gordon Banks (1937-12-30)30 December 1937 (aged 28) 27 England Leicester City
2 2DF George Cohen (1939-10-22)22 October 1939 (aged 26) 24 England Fulham
3 2DF Ray Wilson (1934-12-17)17 December 1934 (aged 31) 45 England Everton
4 3MF Nobby Stiles (1942-05-18)18 May 1942 (aged 24) 14 England Manchester United
5 2DF Jack Charlton (1935-05-08)8 May 1935 (aged 31) 16 England Leeds United
6 2DF Bobby Moore (captain) (1941-04-12)12 April 1941 (aged 25) 41 England West Ham United
7 3MF Alan Ball (1945-05-12)12 May 1945 (aged 21) 10 England Blackpool
8 4FW Jimmy Greaves (1940-02-20)20 February 1940 (aged 26) 51 England Tottenham Hotspur
9 3MF Bobby Charlton (1937-10-11)11 October 1937 (aged 28) 68 England Manchester United
10 4FW Geoff Hurst (1941-12-08)8 December 1941 (aged 24) 4 England West Ham United
11 4FW John Connelly (1938-07-18)18 July 1938 (aged 27) 19 England Manchester United
12 1GK Ron Springett (1935-07-22)22 July 1935 (aged 30) 33 England Sheffield Wednesday
13 1GK Peter Bonetti (1941-09-27)27 September 1941 (aged 24) 1 England Chelsea
14 2DF Jimmy Armfield (1935-09-21)21 September 1935 (aged 30) 43 England Blackpool
15 2DF Gerry Byrne (1938-08-29)29 August 1938 (aged 27) 2 England Liverpool
16 3MF Martin Peters (1943-11-08)8 November 1943 (aged 22) 3 England West Ham United
17 2DF Ron Flowers (1934-07-28)28 July 1934 (aged 31) 49 England Wolverhampton
18 2DF Norman Hunter (1943-10-24)24 October 1943 (aged 22) 4 England Leeds United
19 4FW Terry Paine (1939-03-23)23 March 1939 (aged 27) 18 England Southampton
20 3MF Ian Callaghan (1942-04-10)10 April 1942 (aged 24) 1 England Liverpool
21 4FW Roger Hunt (1938-07-20)20 July 1938 (aged 27) 13 England Liverpool
22 3MF George Eastham (1936-09-23)23 September 1936 (aged 29) 19 England Arsenal

1968 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 1968
  • Progress: Third place

Head coach: Alf Ramsey

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Gordon Banks (1937-12-30)30 December 1937 (aged 30) 43 England Stoke City
2 2DF Keith Newton (1941-06-23)23 June 1941 (aged 26) 9 England Blackburn Rovers
3 2DF Ray Wilson (1934-12-17)17 December 1934 (aged 33) 61 England Everton
4 3MF Alan Mullery (1941-11-23)23 November 1941 (aged 26) 10 England Tottenham Hotspur
5 2DF Brian Labone (1940-01-23)23 January 1940 (aged 28) 9 England Everton
6 2DF Bobby Moore (1941-04-12)12 April 1941 (aged 27) 61 England West Ham United
7 3MF Alan Ball (1945-05-12)12 May 1945 (aged 23) 26 England Everton
8 4FW Roger Hunt (1938-07-20)20 July 1938 (aged 29) 30 England Liverpool
9 3MF Bobby Charlton (1937-10-11)11 October 1937 (aged 30) 85 England Manchester United
10 4FW Geoff Hurst (1941-12-08)8 December 1941 (aged 26) 20 England West Ham United
11 3MF Martin Peters (1943-11-08)8 November 1943 (aged 24) 19 England West Ham United
12 1GK Alex Stepney (1942-09-18)18 September 1942 (aged 25) 1 England Manchester United
13 1GK Gordon West (1943-04-24)24 April 1943 (aged 25) 0 England Everton
14 3MF Cyril Knowles (1944-07-13)13 July 1944 (aged 23) 4 England Tottenham Hotspur
15 2DF Jack Charlton (1935-05-08)8 May 1935 (aged 33) 28 England Leeds United
16 2DF Tommy Wright (1944-10-21)21 October 1944 (aged 23) 0 England Everton
17 3MF Nobby Stiles (1942-05-18)18 May 1942 (aged 26) 24 England Manchester United
18 4FW Mike Summerbee (1942-12-15)15 December 1942 (aged 25) 3 England Manchester City
19 2DF Norman Hunter (1943-10-29)29 October 1943 (aged 24) 8 England Leeds United
20 3MF Colin Bell (1946-02-26)26 February 1946 (aged 22) 2 England Manchester City
21 4FW Jimmy Greaves (1940-02-20)20 February 1940 (aged 28) 57 England Tottenham Hotspur
22 4FW Peter Thompson (1942-11-27)27 November 1942 (aged 25) 14 England Liverpool

1970 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1970 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Alf Ramsey

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Gordon Banks (1937-12-30)30 December 1937 (aged 32) 59 England Stoke City
2 2DF Keith Newton (1941-06-23)23 June 1941 (aged 28) 24 England Everton
3 2DF Terry Cooper (1944-07-12)12 July 1944 (aged 25) 8 England Leeds United
4 3MF Alan Mullery (1941-11-23)23 November 1941 (aged 28) 27 England Tottenham Hotspur
5 2DF Brian Labone (1940-01-23)23 January 1940 (aged 30) 23 England Everton
6 2DF Bobby Moore (1941-04-12)12 April 1941 (aged 29) 80 England West Ham United
7 4FW Francis Lee (1944-04-29)29 April 1944 (aged 26) 14 England Manchester City
8 3MF Alan Ball (1945-05-12)12 May 1945 (aged 25) 41 England Everton
9 3MF Bobby Charlton (1937-10-11)11 October 1937 (aged 32) 102 England Manchester United
10 4FW Geoff Hurst (1941-12-08)8 December 1941 (aged 28) 38 England West Ham United
11 3MF Martin Peters (1943-11-08)8 November 1943 (aged 26) 38 England Tottenham Hotspur
12 1GK Peter Bonetti (1941-09-27)27 September 1941 (aged 28) 6 England Chelsea
13 1GK Alex Stepney (1942-09-18)18 September 1942 (aged 27) 1 England Manchester United
14 2DF Tommy Wright (1944-10-21)21 October 1944 (aged 25) 9 England Everton
15 2DF Nobby Stiles (1942-05-18)18 May 1942 (aged 28) 28 England Manchester United
16 3MF Emlyn Hughes (1947-08-28)28 August 1947 (aged 22) 6 England Liverpool
17 2DF Jack Charlton (1935-05-08)8 May 1935 (aged 35) 34 England Leeds United
18 2DF Norman Hunter (1943-10-29)29 October 1943 (aged 26) 13 England Leeds United
19 3MF Colin Bell (1946-02-26)26 February 1946 (aged 24) 11 England Manchester City
20 4FW Peter Osgood (1947-02-20)20 February 1947 (aged 23) 1 England Chelsea
21 4FW Allan Clarke (1946-07-31)31 July 1946 (aged 23) 0 England Leeds United
22 4FW Jeff Astle (1942-05-13)13 May 1942 (aged 28) 3 England West Bromwich Albion

1980 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 1980
  • Progress: Round 1

Head coach: Ron Greenwood

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Ray Clemence (1948-08-05)5 August 1948 (aged 31) England Liverpool
2 2DF Phil Neal (1951-02-20)20 February 1951 (aged 29) England Liverpool
3 2DF Kenny Sansom (1958-09-25)25 September 1958 (aged 21) England Crystal Palace
4 2DF Phil Thompson (1954-01-21)21 January 1954 (aged 26) England Liverpool
5 2DF Dave Watson (1946-10-05)5 October 1946 (aged 33) England Southampton
6 3MF Ray Wilkins (1956-09-14)14 September 1956 (aged 23) England Manchester United
7 4FW Kevin Keegan (1951-02-14)14 February 1951 (aged 29) West Germany Hamburger SV
8 3MF Steve Coppell (1955-07-09)9 July 1955 (aged 24) England Manchester United
9 4FW David Johnson (1951-10-23)23 October 1951 (aged 28) England Liverpool
10 3MF Trevor Brooking (1948-10-02)2 October 1948 (aged 31) England West Ham United
11 4FW Tony Woodcock (1955-12-06)6 December 1955 (aged 24) West Germany 1. FC Köln
12 2DF Viv Anderson (1956-08-29)29 August 1956 (aged 23) England Nottingham Forest
13 1GK Peter Shilton (1949-09-18)18 September 1949 (aged 30) England Nottingham Forest
14 2DF Trevor Cherry (1948-02-23)23 February 1948 (aged 32) England Leeds United
15 3MF Emlyn Hughes (1947-08-28)28 August 1947 (aged 32) England Wolverhampton Wanderers
16 2DF Mick Mills (1949-01-04)4 January 1949 (aged 31) England Ipswich Town
17 3MF Terry McDermott (1951-12-08)8 December 1951 (aged 28) England Liverpool
18 3MF Ray Kennedy (1951-07-28)28 July 1951 (aged 28) England Liverpool
19 3MF Glenn Hoddle (1957-10-27)27 October 1957 (aged 22) England Tottenham Hotspur
20 4FW Paul Mariner (1953-05-22)22 May 1953 (aged 27) England Ipswich Town
21 4FW Garry Birtles (1956-07-27)27 July 1956 (aged 23) England Nottingham Forest
22 1GK Joe Corrigan (1948-11-18)18 November 1948 (aged 31) England Manchester City

1982 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1982 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Group round 2

Head coach: Ron Greenwood

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Ray Clemence (1948-08-05)5 August 1948 (aged 33) England Tottenham Hotspur
2 2DF Viv Anderson (1956-08-29)29 August 1956 (aged 25) England Nottingham Forest
3 3MF Trevor Brooking (1948-10-02)2 October 1948 (aged 33) England West Ham United
4 2DF Terry Butcher (1958-12-28)28 December 1958 (aged 23) England Ipswich Town
5 3MF Steve Coppell (1955-07-09)9 July 1955 (aged 26) England Manchester United
6 2DF Steve Foster (1957-09-24)24 September 1957 (aged 24) England Brighton and Hove Albion
7 4FW Kevin Keegan (1951-02-14)14 February 1951 (aged 31) England Southampton
8 4FW Trevor Francis (1954-04-19)19 April 1954 (aged 28) England Manchester City
9 3MF Glenn Hoddle (1957-10-27)27 October 1957 (aged 24) England Tottenham Hotspur
10 3MF Terry McDermott (1951-12-08)8 December 1951 (aged 30) England Liverpool
11 4FW Paul Mariner (1953-05-22)22 May 1953 (aged 29) England Ipswich Town
12 2DF Mick Mills (1949-01-04)4 January 1949 (aged 33) England Ipswich Town
13 1GK Joe Corrigan (1948-11-18)18 November 1948 (aged 33) England Manchester City
14 2DF Phil Neal (1951-02-20)20 February 1951 (aged 31) England Liverpool
15 3MF Graham Rix (1957-10-23)23 October 1957 (aged 24) England Arsenal
16 3MF Bryan Robson (1957-01-11)11 January 1957 (aged 25) England Manchester United
17 2DF Kenny Sansom (1958-09-26)26 September 1958 (aged 23) England Arsenal
18 2DF Phil Thompson (1954-01-21)21 January 1954 (aged 28) England Liverpool
19 3MF Ray Wilkins (1956-09-14)14 September 1956 (aged 25) England Manchester United
20 4FW Peter Withe (1951-08-30)30 August 1951 (aged 30) England Aston Villa
21 4FW Tony Woodcock (1955-12-06)6 December 1955 (aged 26) West Germany FC Köln
22 1GK Peter Shilton (1949-09-18)18 September 1949 (aged 32) England Nottingham Forest

Note that this squad is numbered alphabetically by surname, unlike traditional numbering systems. Despite this the goalkeepers are given the usual England goalkeepers' shirts 1, 13 & 22 (again alphabetically) and Kevin Keegan is given his favoured 7.

1986 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1986 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Bobby Robson

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Peter Shilton (1949-09-18)18 September 1949 (aged 36) England Southampton
2 2DF Gary Stevens (1963-03-27)27 March 1963 (aged 23) England Everton
3 2DF Kenny Sansom (1958-09-26)26 September 1958 (aged 27) England Arsenal
4 3MF Glenn Hoddle (1957-10-27)27 October 1957 (aged 28) England Tottenham Hotspur
5 2DF Alvin Martin (1958-07-29)29 July 1958 (aged 27) England West Ham United
6 2DF Terry Butcher (1958-12-28)28 December 1958 (aged 27) England Ipswich Town
7 3MF Bryan Robson (1957-01-11)11 January 1957 (aged 29) England Manchester United
8 3MF Ray Wilkins (1956-09-14)14 September 1956 (aged 29) Italy Milan
9 4FW Mark Hateley (1961-11-07)7 November 1961 (aged 24) Italy Milan
10 4FW Gary Lineker (1960-11-30)30 November 1960 (aged 25) England Everton
11 3MF Chris Waddle (1960-12-14)14 December 1960 (aged 25) England Tottenham Hotspur
12 2DF Viv Anderson (1956-08-29)29 August 1956 (aged 29) England Arsenal
13 1GK Chris Woods (1959-11-14)14 November 1959 (aged 26) England Norwich City
14 2DF Terry Fenwick (1959-11-17)17 November 1959 (aged 26) England Queens Park Rangers
15 2DF Gary A. Stevens (1962-03-30)30 March 1962 (aged 24) England Tottenham Hotspur
16 3MF Peter Reid (1956-06-20)20 June 1956 (aged 29) England Everton
17 3MF Trevor Steven (1963-09-21)21 September 1963 (aged 22) England Everton
18 3MF Steve Hodge (1962-10-25)25 October 1962 (aged 23) England Aston Villa
19 3MF John Barnes (1963-11-07)7 November 1963 (aged 22) England Watford
20 4FW Peter Beardsley (1961-01-18)18 January 1961 (aged 25) England Newcastle United
21 4FW Kerry Dixon (1961-07-24)24 July 1961 (aged 24) England Chelsea
22 1GK Gary Bailey (1958-08-09)9 August 1958 (aged 27) England Manchester United

1988 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 1988
  • Progress: Round 1

Head coach: Bobby Robson

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Peter Shilton (1949-09-18)18 September 1949 (aged 38) 98 England Derby County
2 2DF Gary Stevens (1963-03-27)27 March 1963 (aged 25) 23 England Everton
3 2DF Kenny Sansom (1958-09-26)26 September 1958 (aged 29) 83 England Arsenal
4 3MF Neil Webb (1963-07-30)30 July 1963 (aged 24) 7 England Nottingham Forest
5 2DF Dave Watson (1961-11-20)20 November 1961 (aged 26) 11 England Everton
6 2DF Tony Adams (1966-10-10)10 October 1966 (aged 21) 11 England Arsenal
7 3MF Bryan Robson (1957-01-11)11 January 1957 (aged 31) 66 England Manchester United
8 3MF Trevor Steven (1963-09-21)21 September 1963 (aged 24) 23 England Everton
9 4FW Peter Beardsley (1961-01-18)18 January 1961 (aged 27) 24 England Liverpool
10 4FW Gary Lineker (1960-11-30)30 November 1960 (aged 27) 32 Spain Barcelona
11 3MF John Barnes (1963-11-07)7 November 1963 (aged 24) 39 England Liverpool
12 3MF Chris Waddle (1960-12-14)14 December 1960 (aged 27) 34 England Tottenham Hotspur
13 1GK Chris Woods (1959-11-14)14 November 1959 (aged 28) 12 Scotland Rangers
14 2DF Viv Anderson (1956-07-29)29 July 1956 (aged 31) 30 England Manchester United
15 3MF Steve McMahon (1961-08-20)20 August 1961 (aged 26) 3 England Liverpool
16 3MF Peter Reid (1956-06-20)20 June 1956 (aged 31) 13 England Everton
17 3MF Glenn Hoddle (1957-11-27)27 November 1957 (aged 30) 50 France AS Monaco
18 4FW Mark Hateley (1961-11-07)7 November 1961 (aged 26) 28 France AS Monaco
19 2DF Mark Wright (1963-08-01)1 August 1963 (aged 24) 20 England Derby County
20 2DF Tony Dorigo (1965-12-31)31 December 1965 (aged 22) 0 England Chelsea

1990 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1990 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Fourth place

Head coach: Bobby Robson

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Peter Shilton (1949-09-18)18 September 1949 (aged 40) England Derby County
2 2DF Gary Stevens (1963-03-27)27 March 1963 (aged 27) Scotland Rangers
3 2DF Stuart Pearce (1962-04-24)24 April 1962 (aged 28) England Nottingham Forest
4 3MF Neil Webb (1962-07-30)30 July 1962 (aged 27) England Manchester United
5 2DF Des Walker (1965-11-26)26 November 1965 (aged 24) England Nottingham Forest
6 2DF Terry Butcher (1958-12-28)28 December 1958 (aged 31) Scotland Rangers
7 3MF Bryan Robson (1957-01-11)11 January 1957 (aged 33) England Manchester United
8 3MF Chris Waddle (1960-12-14)14 December 1960 (aged 29) France Marseille
9 4FW Peter Beardsley (1961-01-18)18 January 1961 (aged 29) England Liverpool
10 4FW Gary Lineker (1960-11-30)30 November 1960 (aged 29) England Tottenham Hotspur
11 3MF John Barnes (1963-11-07)7 November 1963 (aged 26) England Liverpool
12 2DF Paul Parker (1964-04-04)4 April 1964 (aged 26) England Queens Park Rangers
13 1GK Chris Woods (1959-11-14)14 November 1959 (aged 30) Scotland Rangers
14 2DF Mark Wright (1963-08-01)1 August 1963 (aged 26) England Derby County
15 2DF Tony Dorigo (1965-12-31)31 December 1965 (aged 24) England Chelsea
16 3MF Steve McMahon (1961-08-20)20 August 1961 (aged 28) England Liverpool
17 3MF David Platt (1966-06-10)10 June 1966 (aged 23) England Aston Villa
18 3MF Steve Hodge (1962-10-25)25 October 1962 (aged 27) England Nottingham Forest
19 3MF Paul Gascoigne (1967-05-27)27 May 1967 (aged 23) England Tottenham Hotspur
20 3MF Trevor Steven (1963-09-21)21 September 1963 (aged 26) Scotland Rangers
21 4FW Steve Bull (1965-03-28)28 March 1965 (aged 25) England Wolverhampton
*22 1GK Dave Beasant (1959-03-20)20 March 1959 (aged 31) England Chelsea

* David Seaman was originally selected, but after arriving in Italy, he had to pull out of the squad due to a thumb injury and was replaced by Dave Beasant.

1992 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 1992
  • Progress: Round 1

Head coach: Graham Taylor

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Chris Woods (1959-11-14)14 November 1959 (aged 32) 31 England Sheffield Wednesday
2 2DF Keith Curle (1963-11-14)14 November 1963 (aged 28) 2 England Manchester City
3 2DF Stuart Pearce (1962-04-24)24 April 1962 (aged 30) 47 England Nottingham Forest
4 2DF Martin Keown (1966-07-24)24 July 1966 (aged 25) 6 England Everton
5 2DF Des Walker (1965-11-26)26 November 1965 (aged 26) 44 England Nottingham Forest
6 2DF Mark Wright (1963-08-01)1 August 1963 (aged 28) 42 England Liverpool
7 3MF David Platt (1966-06-10)10 June 1966 (aged 26) 29 Italy Bari
8 3MF Trevor Steven (1963-09-21)21 September 1963 (aged 28) 34 France Marseille
9 4FW Nigel Clough (1966-03-19)19 March 1966 (aged 26) 7 England Nottingham Forest
10 4FW Gary Lineker (1960-11-30)30 November 1960 (aged 31) 77 England Tottenham Hotspur
11 3MF Andy Sinton (1966-03-19)19 March 1966 (aged 26) 4 England Queens Park Rangers
12 3MF Carlton Palmer (1965-12-05)5 December 1965 (aged 26) 4 England Sheffield Wednesday
13 1GK Nigel Martyn (1966-08-11)11 August 1966 (aged 25) 2 England Crystal Palace
14 2DF Tony Dorigo (1965-12-31)31 December 1965 (aged 26) 10 England Leeds United
15 3MF Neil Webb (1963-07-30)30 July 1963 (aged 28) 24 England Manchester United
16 3MF Paul Merson (1968-03-20)20 March 1968 (aged 24) 5 England Arsenal
17 4FW Alan Smith (1962-11-21)21 November 1962 (aged 29) 11 England Arsenal
18 3MF Tony Daley (1967-10-18)18 October 1967 (aged 24) 5 England Aston Villa
19 3MF David Batty (1968-12-02)2 December 1968 (aged 23) 8 England Leeds United
20 4FW Alan Shearer (1970-08-13)13 August 1970 (aged 21) 2 England Southampton

1996 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 1996
  • Progress: Semifinals

Head coach: Terry Venables

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK David Seaman (1963-09-19)19 September 1963 (aged 32) 24 England Arsenal
2 2DF Gary Neville (1975-02-18)18 February 1975 (aged 21) 10 England Manchester United
3 2DF Stuart Pearce (1962-04-24)24 April 1962 (aged 34) 65 England Nottingham Forest
4 3MF Paul Ince (1967-10-21)21 October 1967 (aged 28) 19 Italy Internazionale
5 2DF Tony Adams (captain) (1966-10-10)10 October 1966 (aged 29) 40 England Arsenal
6 2DF Gareth Southgate (1970-09-03)3 September 1970 (aged 25) 4 England Aston Villa
7 3MF David Platt (1966-06-10)10 June 1966 (aged 29) 58 England Arsenal
8 3MF Paul Gascoigne (1967-05-27)27 May 1967 (aged 29) 38 Scotland Rangers
9 4FW Alan Shearer (1970-08-13)13 August 1970 (aged 25) 23 England Blackburn Rovers
10 4FW Teddy Sheringham (1966-04-02)2 April 1966 (aged 30) 15 England Tottenham Hotspur
11 3MF Darren Anderton (1972-03-03)3 March 1972 (aged 24) 11 England Tottenham Hotspur
12 2DF Steve Howey (1971-10-26)26 October 1971 (aged 24) 4 England Newcastle United
13 1GK Ian Walker (1971-10-31)31 October 1971 (aged 24) 2 England Tottenham Hotspur
14 3MF Nick Barmby (1974-02-11)11 February 1974 (aged 22) 6 England Middlesbrough
15 3MF Jamie Redknapp (1973-06-25)25 June 1973 (aged 22) 4 England Liverpool
16 2DF Sol Campbell (1974-09-18)18 September 1974 (aged 21) 1 England Tottenham Hotspur
17 3MF Steve McManaman (1972-02-11)11 February 1972 (aged 24) 10 England Liverpool
18 4FW Les Ferdinand (1966-12-08)8 December 1966 (aged 29) 10 England Newcastle United
19 2DF Phil Neville (1977-01-21)21 January 1977 (aged 19) 1 England Manchester United
20 3MF Steve Stone (1971-08-20)20 August 1971 (aged 24) 6 England Nottingham Forest
21 4FW Robbie Fowler (1975-04-09)9 April 1975 (aged 21) 3 England Liverpool
22 1GK Tim Flowers (1967-02-03)3 February 1967 (aged 29) 8 England Blackburn Rovers

1998 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 1998 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Round of 16

Head coach: Glenn Hoddle

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK David Seaman (1963-09-19)19 September 1963 (aged 34) England Arsenal
2 2DF Sol Campbell (1974-09-18)18 September 1974 (aged 23) England Tottenham Hotspur
3 2DF Graeme Le Saux (1968-10-17)17 October 1968 (aged 29) England Chelsea
4 3MF Paul Ince (1967-10-21)21 October 1967 (aged 30) England Liverpool
5 2DF Tony Adams (1966-10-10)10 October 1966 (aged 31) England Arsenal
6 2DF Gareth Southgate (1970-09-03)3 September 1970 (aged 27) England Aston Villa
7 3MF David Beckham (1975-05-02)2 May 1975 (aged 23) England Manchester United
8 3MF David Batty (1968-12-02)2 December 1968 (aged 29) England Newcastle United
9 4FW Alan Shearer (1970-08-13)13 August 1970 (aged 27) England Newcastle United
10 4FW Teddy Sheringham (1966-04-02)2 April 1966 (aged 32) England Manchester United
11 3MF Steve McManaman (1972-02-11)11 February 1972 (aged 26) England Liverpool
12 2DF Gary Neville (1975-02-18)18 February 1975 (aged 23) England Manchester United
13 1GK Nigel Martyn (1966-08-11)11 August 1966 (aged 31) England Leeds United
14 3MF Darren Anderton (1972-03-03)3 March 1972 (aged 26) England Tottenham Hotspur
15 3MF Paul Merson (1968-03-20)20 March 1968 (aged 30) England Middlesbrough
16 3MF Paul Scholes (1974-11-16)16 November 1974 (aged 23) England Manchester United
17 3MF Rob Lee (1966-02-01)1 February 1966 (aged 32) England Newcastle United
18 2DF Martin Keown (1966-07-24)24 July 1966 (aged 31) England Arsenal
19 4FW Les Ferdinand (1966-12-18)18 December 1966 (aged 31) England Tottenham Hotspur
20 4FW Michael Owen (1979-12-14)14 December 1979 (aged 18) England Liverpool
21 2DF Rio Ferdinand (1978-11-07)7 November 1978 (aged 19) England West Ham United
22 1GK Tim Flowers (1967-02-03)3 February 1967 (aged 31) England Blackburn Rovers

2000 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 2000
  • Progress: Round 1

Head coach: Kevin Keegan

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK David Seaman (1963-09-19)19 September 1963 (aged 36) 57 England Arsenal
2 2DF Gary Neville (1975-02-18)18 February 1975 (aged 25) 38 England Manchester United
3 2DF Phil Neville (1977-01-21)21 January 1977 (aged 23) 25 England Manchester United
4 2DF Sol Campbell (1974-09-18)18 September 1974 (aged 25) 32 England Tottenham Hotspur
5 2DF Tony Adams (1966-10-10)10 October 1966 (aged 33) 62 England Arsenal
6 2DF Martin Keown (1966-07-24)24 July 1966 (aged 33) 30 England Arsenal
7 3MF David Beckham (1975-05-02)2 May 1975 (aged 25) 30 England Manchester United
8 3MF Paul Scholes (1974-11-16)16 November 1974 (aged 25) 22 England Manchester United
9 4FW Alan Shearer (c) (1970-08-13)13 August 1970 (aged 29) 59 England Newcastle United
10 4FW Michael Owen (1979-12-14)14 December 1979 (aged 20) 19 England Liverpool
11 3MF Steve McManaman (1972-02-11)11 February 1972 (aged 28) 27 Spain Real Madrid
12 2DF Gareth Southgate (1970-09-03)3 September 1970 (aged 29) 35 England Aston Villa
13 1GK Nigel Martyn (1966-08-11)11 August 1966 (aged 33) 11 England Leeds United
14 3MF Paul Ince (1967-10-21)21 October 1967 (aged 32) 50 England Middlesbrough
15 2DF Gareth Barry (1981-02-23)23 February 1981 (aged 19) 2 England Aston Villa
16 3MF Steven Gerrard (1980-05-30)30 May 1980 (aged 20) 1 England Liverpool
17 3MF Dennis Wise (1966-12-15)15 December 1966 (aged 33) 16 England Chelsea
18 3MF Nick Barmby (1974-02-11)11 February 1974 (aged 26) 13 England Everton
19 4FW Emile Heskey (1978-01-11)11 January 1978 (aged 22) 7 England Liverpool
20 4FW Kevin Phillips (1973-07-25)25 July 1973 (aged 26) 5 England Sunderland
21 4FW Robbie Fowler (1975-04-09)9 April 1975 (aged 25) 14 England Liverpool
22 1GK Richard Wright (1977-11-05)5 November 1977 (aged 22) 1 England Ipswich Town

2002 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 2002 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Sweden Sven-Göran Eriksson

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK David Seaman (1963-09-19)19 September 1963 (aged 38) 68 England Arsenal
2 2DF Danny Mills (1977-05-18)18 May 1977 (aged 25) 7 England Leeds United
3 2DF Ashley Cole (1980-12-20)20 December 1980 (aged 21) 8 England Arsenal
4 3MF Trevor Sinclair (1973-03-02)2 March 1973 (aged 29) 5 England West Ham United
5 2DF Rio Ferdinand (1978-11-07)7 November 1978 (aged 23) 21 England Leeds United
6 2DF Sol Campbell (1974-09-18)18 September 1974 (aged 27) 45 England Arsenal
7 3MF David Beckham (c) (1975-05-02)2 May 1975 (aged 27) 49 England Manchester United
8 3MF Paul Scholes (1974-11-16)16 November 1974 (aged 27) 43 England Manchester United
9 4FW Robbie Fowler (1975-04-09)9 April 1975 (aged 27) 24 England Leeds United
10 4FW Michael Owen (1979-12-14)14 December 1979 (aged 22) 35 England Liverpool
11 4FW Emile Heskey (1978-01-11)11 January 1978 (aged 24) 23 England Liverpool
12 2DF Wes Brown (1979-10-13)13 October 1979 (aged 22) 6 England Manchester United
13 1GK Nigel Martyn (1966-08-11)11 August 1966 (aged 35) 22 England Leeds United
14 2DF Wayne Bridge (1980-08-05)5 August 1980 (aged 21) 5 England Southampton
15 2DF Martin Keown (1966-07-24)24 July 1966 (aged 35) 42 England Arsenal
16 2DF Gareth Southgate (1970-09-03)3 September 1970 (aged 31) 48 England Middlesbrough
17 4FW Teddy Sheringham (1966-04-02)2 April 1966 (aged 36) 46 England Tottenham Hotspur
18 3MF Owen Hargreaves (1981-01-20)20 January 1981 (aged 21) 6 Germany Bayern Munich
19 3MF Joe Cole (1981-11-08)8 November 1981 (aged 20) 6 England West Ham United
20 4FW Darius Vassell (1980-06-13)13 June 1980 (aged 21) 5 England Aston Villa
21 3MF Nicky Butt (1975-01-21)21 January 1975 (aged 27) 18 England Manchester United
22 1GK David James (1970-08-01)1 August 1970 (aged 31) 9 England West Ham United
23 3MF Kieron Dyer (1978-12-29)29 December 1978 (aged 23) 9 England Newcastle United

2004 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 2004
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Sweden Sven-Göran Eriksson

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK David James (1970-08-01)1 August 1970 (aged 33) England Manchester City
2 2DF Gary Neville (1975-02-18)18 February 1975 (aged 29) England Manchester United
3 2DF Ashley Cole (1980-12-20)20 December 1980 (aged 23) England Arsenal
4 3MF Steven Gerrard (1980-05-30)30 May 1980 (aged 24) England Liverpool
5 2DF John Terry (1980-12-07)7 December 1980 (aged 23) England Chelsea
6 2DF Sol Campbell (1974-09-18)18 September 1974 (aged 29) England Arsenal
7 3MF David Beckham (c) (1975-05-02)2 May 1975 (aged 29) Spain Real Madrid
8 3MF Paul Scholes (1974-11-16)16 November 1974 (aged 29) England Manchester United
9 4FW Wayne Rooney (1985-10-24)24 October 1985 (aged 18) England Everton
10 4FW Michael Owen (1979-12-14)14 December 1979 (aged 24) England Liverpool
11 3MF Frank Lampard (1978-06-20)20 June 1978 (aged 25) England Chelsea
12 2DF Wayne Bridge (1980-08-05)5 August 1980 (aged 23) England Chelsea
13 1GK Paul Robinson (1979-10-15)15 October 1979 (aged 24) England Tottenham Hotspur
14 2DF Phil Neville (1977-01-21)21 January 1977 (aged 27) England Manchester United
15 2DF Ledley King (1980-12-10)10 December 1980 (aged 23) England Tottenham Hotspur
16 2DF Jamie Carragher (1978-01-28)28 January 1978 (aged 26) England Liverpool
17 3MF Nicky Butt (1975-01-21)21 January 1975 (aged 29) England Manchester United
18 3MF Owen Hargreaves (1981-01-20)20 January 1981 (aged 23) Germany Bayern Munich
19 3MF Joe Cole (1981-11-08)8 November 1981 (aged 22) England Chelsea
20 3MF Kieron Dyer (1978-12-29)29 December 1978 (aged 25) England Newcastle United
21 4FW Emile Heskey (1978-01-11)11 January 1978 (aged 26) England Birmingham City
22 1GK Ian Walker (1971-10-31)31 October 1971 (aged 32) England Leicester City
23 4FW Darius Vassell (1980-06-13)13 June 1980 (aged 23) England Aston Villa

2006 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 2006 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Sweden Sven-Göran Eriksson

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Paul Robinson (1979-10-15)15 October 1979 (aged 26) 21 England Tottenham Hotspur
2 2DF Gary Neville (1975-02-18)18 February 1975 (aged 31) 79 England Manchester United
3 2DF Ashley Cole (1980-12-20)20 December 1980 (aged 25) 46 England Arsenal
4 3MF Steven Gerrard (1980-05-30)30 May 1980 (aged 26) 42 England Liverpool
5 2DF Rio Ferdinand (1978-11-07)7 November 1978 (aged 27) 47 England Manchester United
6 2DF John Terry (1980-12-07)7 December 1980 (aged 25) 24 England Chelsea
7 3MF David Beckham (c) (1975-05-02)2 May 1975 (aged 31) 89 Spain Real Madrid
8 3MF Frank Lampard (1978-06-20)20 June 1978 (aged 27) 40 England Chelsea
9 4FW Wayne Rooney (1985-10-24)24 October 1985 (aged 20) 29 England Manchester United
10 4FW Michael Owen (1979-12-14)14 December 1979 (aged 26) 77 England Newcastle United
11 3MF Joe Cole (1981-11-08)8 November 1981 (aged 24) 32 England Chelsea
12 2DF Sol Campbell (1974-09-18)18 September 1974 (aged 31) 68 England Arsenal
13 1GK David James (1970-08-01)1 August 1970 (aged 35) 34 England Manchester City
14 2DF Wayne Bridge (1980-08-05)5 August 1980 (aged 25) 23 England Chelsea[2]
15 2DF Jamie Carragher (1978-01-28)28 January 1978 (aged 28) 25 England Liverpool
16 3MF Owen Hargreaves (1981-01-20)20 January 1981 (aged 25) 30 Germany Bayern Munich
17 3MF Jermaine Jenas (1983-02-18)18 February 1983 (aged 23) 15 England Tottenham Hotspur
18 3MF Michael Carrick (1981-07-28)28 July 1981 (aged 24) 6 England Tottenham Hotspur
19 3MF Aaron Lennon (1987-04-16)16 April 1987 (aged 19) 1 England Tottenham Hotspur
20 3MF Stewart Downing (1984-07-22)22 July 1984 (aged 21) 2 England Middlesbrough
21 4FW Peter Crouch (1981-01-30)30 January 1981 (aged 25) 7 England Liverpool
22 1GK Scott Carson (1985-09-03)3 September 1985 (aged 20) 0 England Liverpool[3]
23 4FW Theo Walcott (1989-03-16)16 March 1989 (aged 17) 1 England Arsenal

2010 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 2010 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Round of 16

Head coach: Italy Fabio Capello

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK David James (1970-08-01)1 August 1970 (aged 39) 50 England Portsmouth
2 2DF Glen Johnson (1984-08-23)23 August 1984 (aged 25) 20 England Liverpool
3 2DF Ashley Cole (1980-12-20)20 December 1980 (aged 29) 77 England Chelsea
4 3MF Steven Gerrard (c) (1980-05-30)30 May 1980 (aged 30) 78 England Liverpool
5 2DF Michael Dawson (1983-11-18)18 November 1983 (aged 26) 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
6 2DF John Terry (1980-12-07)7 December 1980 (aged 29) 59 England Chelsea
7 3MF Aaron Lennon (1987-04-16)16 April 1987 (aged 23) 15 England Tottenham Hotspur
8 3MF Frank Lampard (1978-06-20)20 June 1978 (aged 31) 77 England Chelsea
9 4FW Peter Crouch (1981-01-30)30 January 1981 (aged 29) 37 England Tottenham Hotspur
10 4FW Wayne Rooney (1985-10-24)24 October 1985 (aged 24) 58 England Manchester United
11 3MF Joe Cole (1981-11-08)8 November 1981 (aged 28) 53 England Chelsea
12 1GK Robert Green (1980-01-18)18 January 1980 (aged 30) 9 England West Ham United
13 2DF Stephen Warnock (1981-12-12)12 December 1981 (aged 28) 1 England Aston Villa
14 3MF Gareth Barry (1981-02-23)23 February 1981 (aged 29) 36 England Manchester City
15 2DF Matthew Upson (1979-04-18)18 April 1979 (aged 31) 19 England West Ham United
16 3MF James Milner (1986-01-04)4 January 1986 (aged 24) 7 England Aston Villa
17 3MF Shaun Wright-Phillips (1981-10-25)25 October 1981 (aged 28) 30 England Manchester City
18 2DF Jamie Carragher (1978-01-28)28 January 1978 (aged 32) 34 England Liverpool
19 4FW Jermain Defoe (1982-10-07)7 October 1982 (aged 27) 39 England Tottenham Hotspur
20 2DF Ledley King (1980-10-12)12 October 1980 (aged 29) 19 England Tottenham Hotspur
21 4FW Emile Heskey (1978-01-11)11 January 1978 (aged 32) 57 England Aston Villa
22 3MF Michael Carrick (1981-07-28)28 July 1981 (aged 28) 21 England Manchester United
23 1GK Joe Hart (1987-04-19)19 April 1987 (aged 23) 1 England Manchester City

A provisional 30 man England squad for the 2010 World Cup was announced on 11 May 2010.[4] This was then reduced to the official 23-man squad, announced on 1 June 2010.[5] The seven players dropped from the provisional squad were Leighton Baines, Darren Bent, Michael Dawson, Tom Huddlestone, Adam Johnson, Scott Parker and Theo Walcott.[5] Dawson was subsequently called up after a knee injury to captain Rio Ferdinand.

2012 European Championship[edit]

Main article: UEFA Euro 2012
  • Progress: Quarterfinals

Head coach: Roy Hodgson

Roy Hodgson announced England's 23-man squad on 16 May 2012, along with a five-man stand-by list.[6] The England team is the only squad to consist entirely of players from their domestic league. On 25 May, John Ruddy was ruled out with a broken finger; Jack Butland was called up as his replacement.[7] On 28 May, Gareth Barry was ruled out with a groin injury, being replaced by Phil Jagielka.[8] On 31 May, Frank Lampard was ruled out with a thigh injury and was replaced by Jordan Henderson.[9] On 3 June, Gary Cahill was ruled out with a double fracture of his jaw and Martin Kelly was called up as his replacement.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Joe Hart (1987-04-19)19 April 1987 (aged 25) 17 England Manchester City
2 2DF Glen Johnson (1984-08-23)23 August 1984 (aged 27) 35 England Liverpool
3 2DF Ashley Cole (1980-12-20)20 December 1980 (aged 31) 93 England Chelsea
4 3MF Steven Gerrard (c) (1980-05-30)30 May 1980 (aged 32) 90 England Liverpool
5 2DF Martin Kelly (1990-04-27)27 April 1990 (aged 22) 1 England Liverpool
6 2DF John Terry (1980-12-07)7 December 1980 (aged 31) 72 England Chelsea
7 3MF Theo Walcott (1989-03-16)16 March 1989 (aged 23) 22 England Arsenal
8 3MF Jordan Henderson (1990-06-17)17 June 1990 (aged 21) 2 England Liverpool
9 4FW Andy Carroll (1989-01-06)6 January 1989 (aged 23) 3 England Liverpool
10 4FW Wayne Rooney (1985-10-24)24 October 1985 (aged 26) 73 England Manchester United
11 3MF Ashley Young (1985-07-09)9 July 1985 (aged 26) 19 England Manchester United
12 2DF Leighton Baines (1984-12-11)11 December 1984 (aged 27) 7 England Everton
13 1GK Robert Green (1980-01-18)18 January 1980 (aged 32) 11 England West Ham United
14 2DF Phil Jones (1992-02-21)21 February 1992 (aged 20) 4 England Manchester United
15 2DF Joleon Lescott (1982-08-16)16 August 1982 (aged 29) 14 England Manchester City
16 3MF James Milner (1986-01-04)4 January 1986 (aged 26) 24 England Manchester City
17 3MF Scott Parker (1980-10-13)13 October 1980 (aged 31) 11 England Tottenham Hotspur
18 2DF Phil Jagielka (1982-08-17)17 August 1982 (aged 29) 11 England Everton
19 3MF Stewart Downing (1984-07-22)22 July 1984 (aged 27) 33 England Liverpool
20 3MF Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (1993-08-15)15 August 1993 (aged 18) 1 England Arsenal
21 4FW Jermain Defoe (1982-10-07)7 October 1982 (aged 29) 46 England Tottenham Hotspur
22 4FW Danny Welbeck (1990-11-26)26 November 1990 (aged 21) 4 England Manchester United
23 1GK Jack Butland (1993-03-10)10 March 1993 (aged 19) 0 England Birmingham City

2014 World Cup[edit]

Main article: 2014 FIFA World Cup
  • Progress: Group stage

Head coach: Roy Hodgson

England's final squad was announced on 12 May 2014, including seven standby squad members: John Ruddy, Jon Flanagan, John Stones, Michael Carrick, Tom Cleverley, Andy Carroll and Jermain Defoe.[10] Of those seven, only Stones and Flanagan joined the rest of the squad at a training camp in Portugal, with Stones serving as a like-for-like replacement option for Phil Jones, who was still recovering from a shoulder injury.[11] Both Stones and Flanagan travelled with the squad to their pre-tournament training base in Miami, and are expected to remain with the team in Brazil should any injuries be suffered ahead of the opening game.[12] The squad numbers were revealed on 22 May.[13]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Joe Hart (1987-05-19)19 May 1987 (aged 27) 41 England Manchester City
2 2DF Glen Johnson (1984-08-23)23 August 1984 (aged 29) 52 England Liverpool
3 2DF Leighton Baines (1984-12-11)11 December 1984 (aged 29) 24 England Everton
4 3MF Steven Gerrard (c) (1980-05-30)30 May 1980 (aged 34) 111 England Liverpool
5 2DF Gary Cahill (1985-12-19)19 December 1985 (aged 28) 24 England Chelsea
6 2DF Phil Jagielka (1982-08-17)17 August 1982 (aged 31) 26 England Everton
7 3MF Jack Wilshere (1992-01-01)1 January 1992 (aged 22) 18 England Arsenal
8 3MF Frank Lampard (1978-06-20)20 June 1978 (aged 35) 105 England Chelsea
9 4FW Daniel Sturridge (1989-09-01)1 September 1989 (aged 24) 12 England Liverpool
10 4FW Wayne Rooney (1985-10-24)24 October 1985 (aged 28) 92 England Manchester United
11 4FW Danny Welbeck (1990-11-26)26 November 1990 (aged 23) 24 England Manchester United
12 2DF Chris Smalling (1989-11-22)22 November 1989 (aged 24) 12 England Manchester United
13 1GK Ben Foster (1983-05-03)3 May 1983 (aged 31) 7 England West Bromwich Albion
14 3MF Jordan Henderson (1990-06-17)17 June 1990 (aged 23) 11 England Liverpool
15 3MF Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (1993-08-15)15 August 1993 (aged 20) 15 England Arsenal
16 2DF Phil Jones (1992-02-21)21 February 1992 (aged 22) 10 England Manchester United
17 3MF James Milner (1986-01-04)4 January 1986 (aged 28) 47 England Manchester City
18 4FW Rickie Lambert (1982-02-16)16 February 1982 (aged 32) 6 England Liverpool
19 3MF Raheem Sterling (1994-12-08)8 December 1994 (aged 19) 4 England Liverpool
20 3MF Adam Lallana (1988-05-10)10 May 1988 (aged 26) 6 England Southampton
21 3MF Ross Barkley (1993-12-05)5 December 1993 (aged 20) 6 England Everton
22 1GK Fraser Forster (1988-03-17)17 March 1988 (aged 26) 2 Scotland Celtic
23 2DF Luke Shaw (1995-07-12)12 July 1995 (aged 18) 2 England Manchester United

2016 European Championships[edit]

  • Progress: Round of 16

Head coach: Roy Hodgson

England named their final squad on 31 May.[14]

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Hart, JoeJoe Hart (1987-04-19)19 April 1987 (aged 29) 59 0 England Manchester City
2 2DF Walker, KyleKyle Walker (1990-05-28)28 May 1990 (aged 26) 16 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
3 2DF Rose, DannyDanny Rose (1990-07-02)2 July 1990 (aged 25) 4 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
4 3MF Milner, JamesJames Milner (1986-01-04)4 January 1986 (aged 30) 60 1 England Liverpool
5 2DF Cahill, GaryGary Cahill (1985-12-19)19 December 1985 (aged 30) 43 3 England Chelsea
6 2DF Smalling, ChrisChris Smalling (1989-11-22)22 November 1989 (aged 26) 25 1 England Manchester United
7 3MF Sterling, RaheemRaheem Sterling (1994-12-08)8 December 1994 (aged 21) 23 2 England Manchester City
8 3MF Lallana, AdamAdam Lallana (1988-05-10)10 May 1988 (aged 28) 23 0 England Liverpool
9 4FW Kane, HarryHarry Kane (1993-07-28)28 July 1993 (aged 22) 12 5 England Tottenham Hotspur
10 4FW Rooney, WayneWayne Rooney (captain) (1985-10-24)24 October 1985 (aged 30) 111 52 England Manchester United
11 4FW Vardy, JamieJamie Vardy (1987-01-11)11 January 1987 (aged 29) 8 3 England Leicester City
12 2DF Clyne, NathanielNathaniel Clyne (1991-04-05)5 April 1991 (aged 25) 12 0 England Liverpool
13 1GK Forster, FraserFraser Forster (1988-03-17)17 March 1988 (aged 28) 6 0 England Southampton
14 3MF Henderson, JordanJordan Henderson (1990-06-17)17 June 1990 (aged 25) 26 0 England Liverpool
15 4FW Sturridge, DanielDaniel Sturridge (1989-09-01)1 September 1989 (aged 26) 18 5 England Liverpool
16 2DF Stones, JohnJohn Stones (1994-05-28)28 May 1994 (aged 22) 10 0 England Everton
17 3MF Dier, EricEric Dier (1994-01-15)15 January 1994 (aged 22) 7 1 England Tottenham Hotspur
18 3MF Wilshere, JackJack Wilshere (1992-01-01)1 January 1992 (aged 24) 31 2 England Arsenal
19 3MF Barkley, RossRoss Barkley (1993-12-05)5 December 1993 (aged 22) 22 2 England Everton
20 3MF Alli, DeleDele Alli (1996-04-11)11 April 1996 (aged 20) 8 1 England Tottenham Hotspur
21 2DF Bertrand, RyanRyan Bertrand (1989-08-05)5 August 1989 (aged 26) 8 0 England Southampton
22 4FW Rashford, MarcusMarcus Rashford (1997-10-31)31 October 1997 (aged 18) 1 1 England Manchester United
23 1GK Heaton, TomTom Heaton (1986-04-15)15 April 1986 (aged 30) 1 0 England Burnley

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ Bridge was on loan to Fulham in the run up to the tournament. "Nélson fit for Mersey mission". uefa.com. 2 March 2006. Retrieved 21 June 2006. 
  3. ^ Carson has spent the run-up of the tournament on loan to Sheffield Wednesday. "Scott Carson, Liverpool". The Football Association official website. Archived from the original on 9 July 2008. Retrieved 21 June 2006. 
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  5. ^ a b "World Cup 2010: Walcott left out of England squad". BBC Sport. 1 June 2010. Retrieved 1 June 2010. 
  6. ^ "Hodgson Names Euro 2012 Squad". TheFA.com. The Football Association. 16 May 2012. 
  7. ^ "John Ruddy ruled out of England Euro 2012 squad with injury". BBC Sport. British Broadcasting Corporation. 25 May 2012. 
  8. ^ "Euro 2012: Injury rules Gareth Barry out of Euros". BBC Sport. British Broadcasting Corporation. 28 May 2012. 
  9. ^ "Euro 2012: England's Frank Lampard ruled out through injury". BBC Sport. British Broadcasting Corporation. 31 May 2012. 
  10. ^ "World Cup 2014: England name Ross Barkley in squad". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 22 May 2014. 
  11. ^ Veevers, Nicholas (13 May 2014). "Young Lions pair set for Portugal training trip". TheFA.com (The Football Association). Retrieved 3 June 2014. 
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  13. ^ "England hand Jack Wilshere number seven squad number". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 22 May 2014. 
  14. ^ "Roy Hodgson confirms final squad for UEFA EURO 2016". The Football Association. 31 May 2016. Retrieved 31 May 2016.