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People at the Goodwood Revival

Each year the Goodwood Revival has a theme and this year was no exception. As you entered the circuit, a group of rowdy football fans could be heard shouting “C’mon England” whilst waving scarves and banners. 258 more words


Eroii anonimi din Coreea de Nord

Editia din 1966 a Campionatului Mondial ramane in istorie prin golul controversat al lui Geoff Hurst, prin evolutia Portugaliei lui Eusebio si prin marea performanta a echipei nationale din Coreea de Nord. 1,368 more words

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Nếu Ferenc Puskas là Thiếu tá, thì Florian Albert là Hoàng Đế

Sau khi thế hệ vàng của những Ferenc Puskas, Sandor Kocsis và Nandor Hidegkuti tan rã, bóng đá Hungary đã mòn mỏi chờ đợi những cầu thủ trẻ sẽ tiếp bước thành công mà “Mighty Magyars” đã tạo ra. 2,604 more words

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Collaborative teams: an outstanding team of individuals – not a team of outstanding individuals

So, the 50th anniversary of the 1966 World Cup Final passed at the weekend, a game where Alf Ramsey’s England won 4-2 after extra-time against West Germany. 1,894 more words


World Cup 1966: Is this our final celebration?

AS football remembered the 50th anniversary of England’s finest footballing two hours, somebody in Australia tweeted, “can you believe it, they are still crowing about something that happened 50 years ago – have they not go anything better to do?” 528 more words

Football History

The Third Goal

It may be the Fiftieth Anniversary of England’s World Cup victory, but that means it’s also the Fiftieth Anniversary of one of the greatest sporting controversies of all time: England’s third goal. 2,133 more words

In The Back Of The Net


Fifty years ago today, on Monday 11 July, the 1966 World Cup finals began. The opening fixture saw England, as hosts, take on Uruguay in their Group One fixture. 463 more words

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It is to the day 50 years ago that the World Cup 1966 got underway in England. The final, three weeks produced an epic game between England and West Germany, commencing a narrative that still captivates 50 later.