Nathaniel Lofthouse - Goals in International Matches


The outstanding English player scored 30 international goals for his National Team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Caps  Goals   Date       Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition
  1   2   2   22/11/50   London          Yugoslavia      2-2
  2   -   2   20/10/51   Cardiff         Wales           1-1     British Championship
  3   2   4   14/11/51   Birmingham      N. Ireland      2-0     British Championship
  4   1   5   28/11/51   London          Austria         2-2
  5   -   5    5/ 4/52   Glasgow         Scotland        2-1     British Championship
  6   -   5   18/ 5/52   Firenze         Italy           1-1
  7   2   7   25/ 5/52   Wien            Austria         3-2
  8   2   9   28/ 5/52   ZŁrich          Switzerland     3-0
  9   1  10    4/10/52   Belfast         N. Ireland      2-2     British Championship
 10   2  12   12/11/52   London          Wales           5-2     British Championship
 11   2  14   26/11/52   London          Belgium         5-0 
 12   -  14   18/ 4/53   London          Scotland        2-2     British Championship
 13   -  14   17/ 5/53   Buenos Aires    Argentina       0-0 (1)
 14   1  15   24/ 5/53   Santiago        Chile           2-1
 15   -  15   31/ 5/53   Montevideo      Uruguay         1-2
 16   2  17    8/ 6/53   New York        United States   6-3
 17   2  19   10/10/53   Cardiff         Wales           4-1     World Cup Qualifier
 18   -  20   21/10/53   London          FIFA            4-4     90th Anniversary FA
 19   1  20   11/11/53   Liverpool       N. Ireland      3-1     World Cup Qualifier
 20   2  22   17/ 6/54   Basel           Belgium         4-4     World Cup
 21   1  23   26/ 6/54   Basel           Uruguay         2-4     World Cup
 22   -  23    2/10/54   Belfast         N. Ireland      2-0     British Championship
 23   2  25    2/ 4/55   London          Scotland        7-2     British Championship
 24   -  25   15/ 5/55   Paris           France          0-1
 25   -  25   18/ 5/55   Madrid          Spain           1-1
 26   -  25   22/ 5/55   Porto           Portugal        1-3
 27   2  27    2/10/55   KÝbenhavn       Denmark         5-1
 28   -  27   22/10/55   Cardiff         Wales           1-2     British Championship
 29   -  27   30/11/55   London          Spain           4-1
 30   -  27   14/ 4/56   Glasgow         Scotland        1-1     British Championship
 31   2  29   20/ 5/56   Helsinki        Finland         5-1
 32   1  30   22/10/58   London          Soviet Union    5-0
 33   -  30   26/11/58   Birmingham      Wales           2-2     British Championship 

(1) abandoned after 23 minutes.  

NB: in January 2001 (!) FIFA decided not to recognize the match on 21/10/1953 
    as full international, but the English FA kept it in the records.

Total Record   

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    33    17   11    5  140-  50      44      68.18

Types of Matches

Friendlies             18
World Cup Qualifiers    2      
World Cup               2
British Championship   11 

Total                  33


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