in the 1954 championship Slightly better things were, in Switzerland. The British took the first place in the group, but in one-fourth of the final team lost to Uruguay - 2: 4. But be that as it may, in the 1950s in England matches its captain was a favorite of the whole Billy Wright country. April 11, 1959 in a game against Scotland at "Wembley" stadium, ended in victory for the hosts - 1: 0, he made his 100th appearance for the national team. And his last, 104th, Billy Wright played in the same year, during a tour of the American continent team. It was a worthy finale - in Los Angeles, the US team was defeated with a score of 8: 1.