Rugby World Cup , Pool 1 - Sydney, 3 June 1987, 13:00 local, 03:00 GMT
England (12) 34 - 6 (0) United States of America (FT)

Teams

England United States of America
Tries Dooley, Harrison, Winterbottom 2 Tries Purcell
Cons Webb 3 Cons Nelson
Pens Webb 4 Pens none

Notes

 
Result England won by a margin of 28 points
Rugby World Cup points England 3, United States of America 1
 
Ground name Concord Oval, Sydney (neutral venue)
Attendance 8785
 
Referee K Fitzgerald
 
England Test debuts none
United States of America Test debuts none
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3

Other scores

Rugby World Cup
Canada 9 - 40 Wales Invercargill
Ireland 32 - 9 Tonga Brisbane
Australia 42 - 23 Japan Sydney