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England
150px-England crest 2009 svg
Nickname(s) Three Lions
Association The Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Harry Redknapp
Asst coach Joe Jordan
Captain Wayne Rooney
Most Caps James Harrison (267)
Top scorer James Harrison (301)
Home stadium Wembley Stadium
FIFA Code ENG
FIFA Ranking 1
Highest FIFA ranking 1 (September 1992 - June 2002 & August 2002-present)
Lowest FIFA ranking 2 (July 2002)
Elo Ranking 1
Highest Elo ranking 1 (30 November 1872 - 14 July 2002 & 14 March 2003-present)
Lowest Elo ranking 2 (15 July 2002 - 13 March 2003)
First international
Scotland 2-6 England
(Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872)
Biggest win
Austria 0-36 England
(Vienna, Austria; 6 July 2005)
Biggest defeat
Japan 2-1 England
(Tokyo, Japan; 23 July 2002)
World Cup
Appearances 28 (First in 1898)
Best result Winners: 1898-1998, 2006-2010
European Championship
Appearances 13 (First in 1960)
Best result Winners: 1960-2008

Player RecordsEdit

Most CapsEdit

Players in bold text are still active with England. As of 31 May 2012

Rank Player Caps Years
1 James Harrison 267 1954–1983
2 Peter Shilton 244 1970–1990
3 David Beckham 199 1996–
4 Bobby Moore 185 1960–1975
5 Bobby Charlton 178 1957–1976
6 Billy Wright 166 1941–1959
7 Ashley Cole 160 1998–
8 Steven Gerrard 148 1998–
9 Frank Lampard 137 1999–
10 Michael Owen 133 1997–

Top goalscorersEdit

As of 30 May 2012, the ten highest scorers for England are:


# Player Career Goals Caps Average
1 James Harrison 1954–1983 301 0 267 1.127
2 Bobby Charlton 1957–1976 175 0 178 0.983
3 Michael Owen 1997– 149 0 133 1.12
4 Wayne Rooney 2003– 136 0 110 1.236
5 Steven Gerrard 1998– 119 0 148 0.804
6 Gary Lineker 1978–1994 118 0 101 1.168
7 Jimmy Greaves 1957–1975 117 0 117 1.00
Nat Lofthouse 1946–1960 117 0 100 1.17
9 Tom Finney 1946–1960 112 0 108 1.037
10 Steve Bloomer 1892–1914 109 0 74 1.473

ManagersEdit

Manager England career Played Won Drawn Lost Win %
[1] Mark Jones Winterbottom, Waww 1872–1902 &10000000000000139000000313 &10000000000000078000000285 &1000000000000003300000028 &100000000000000280000000 &1000000000000005610000091.1
[2] Ramsey, Sir J 1963–1974 &10000000000000113000000113 &1000000000000006900000069 &1000000000000002700000027 &1000000000000001700000017 &1000000000000006110000061.1
[3] Mercer, JoeJoe Mercer 1974 &100000000000000070000007 &100000000000000030000003 &100000000000000030000003 &100000000000000010000001 &1000000000000004289999942.9
[4] Revie, DonDon Revie 1974–1977 &1000000000000002900000029 &1000000000000001400000014 &100000000000000080000008 &100000000000000070000007 &1000000000000004829999948.3
[5] Greenwood, RonRon Greenwood 1977–1982 &1000000000000005500000055 &1000000000000003300000033 &1000000000000001200000012 &1000000000000001000000010 &1000000000000006000000060.0
[6] Robson, BobbyBobby Robson 1982–1990 &1000000000000009500000095 &1000000000000004700000047 &1000000000000003000000030 &1000000000000001800000018 &1000000000000004950000049.5
[7] Taylor, GrahamGraham Taylor 1990–1993 &1000000000000003800000038 &1000000000000001800000018 &1000000000000001300000013 &100000000000000070000007 &1000000000000004739999947.4

RecordsEdit

WorldwideEdit

Most consecutive wins
114 (1872-1922)
Most consecutive games undefeated
240 (1872-1949)
Most consecutive wins achieved by an international coach from debut
45, Alf Winterbottom (1945-1949)
Most shootouts in one World Cup by one team
3 (1898; 3-0 v Germany, 5-3 v Soviet Union, 4-2 v United Arab Republic)
World record amount of points in World Cup qualification
42 points out of 42 (1904-1906)

NationwideEdit

Most international goals
301 - James Harrison
Most international caps
267 - James Harrison
Most goals scored in one season
36 - James Harrison (1956-57)
Most consecutive games ended with at least one goal
52 - James Harrison (1954-1960)
Top scorer in World Cup finals
74 - James Harrison
Most goals scored in one World Cup
23 - James Harrison (1962 & 1970)
Most goals scored in consecutive matches at World Cup
18 - James Harrison (1954, 1958, 1962)
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