1966 World Cup

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Super Sport
Townsend won't risk England prospectsis set to name his 23-man playing squad by Tuesday as he hopes to lead the coun
Townsend won't risk England prospects
Super Sport / Posted 9 hours ago
is set to name his 23-man playing squad by Tuesday as he hopes to lead the country to their first major honour since the 1966 World Cup. England, who play Australia in a warm up game on Friday, face Russia, Slovakia and Wales in Group B of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Townsend won't risk England prospects at Newcastle, says Hodgsonis set to name his 23-man playing squad by Tuesday as he hopes to lead the coun
Townsend won't risk England prospects at Newcastle, says Hodgson
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
is set to name his 23-man playing squad by Tuesday as he hopes to lead the country to their first major honour since the 1966 World Cup. England, who play Australia in a warm up game on Friday, face Russia, Slovakia and Wales in Group B of the... Read more
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The Star
Townsend won't risk England prospects at Newcastle, says Hodgsonis set to name his 23-man playing squad by Tuesday as he hopes to lead the coun
Townsend won't risk England prospects at Newcastle, says Hodgson
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
is set to name his 23-man playing squad by Tuesday as he hopes to lead the country to their first major honour since the 1966 World Cup. England, who play Australia in a warm up game on Friday, face Russia, Slovakia and Wales in Group B of the... Read more
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Super Sport
Boateng questions England's qualitythe world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having no
Boateng questions England's quality
Super Sport / Posted 21 hours ago
the world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having not won a major tournament since landing the 1966 World Cup on home soil. "England beat us 3-2 in Berlin (in March) but I do not know if in matters of quality and... Read more
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dna
Euro 2016: Despite defeat to England in friendly, Boateng says Three Lions lack quality to competethe world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having no
Euro 2016: Despite defeat to England in friendly, Boateng says Three Lions lack quality to compete
dna / Posted yesterday
the world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having not won a major tournament since landing the 1966 World Cup on home soil. "England beat us 3-2 in Berlin (in March) but I do not know if in matters of quality and... Read more
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Daily Star
Here's how you can get an England shirt before Euro 2016 for FREEbeer giant will set up huge vending machines in London next week and will dish
Here's how you can get an England shirt before Euro 2016 for FREE
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
beer giant will set up huge vending machines in London next week and will dish out more than 300 replicas from England's 1966 World Cup triumph. The machines are being putting in place as part of the company's "If Carlsberg Did Substitutions"... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany defender Boateng questions England's qualitythe world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having no
Germany defender Boateng questions England's quality
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
the world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having not won a major tournament since landing the 1966 World Cup on home soil. "England beat us 3-2 in Berlin (in March) but I do not know if in matters of quality and... Read more
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The Star
Germany defender Boateng questions England's qualitythe world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having no
Germany defender Boateng questions England's quality
The Star / Posted yesterday
the world's richest league, England go into the competition in France having not won a major tournament since landing the 1966 World Cup on home soil. "England beat us 3-2 in Berlin (in March) but I do not know if in matters of quality and... Read more
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Evening Standard
Take a theatrical tour around the Trellick Towerwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Take a theatrical tour around the Trellick Tower
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Football365
Why no buy-back clauses in England?the English) but he is probably the best striker the world has ever seen. Yes
Why no buy-back clauses in England?
Football365 / Posted yesterday
the English) but he is probably the best striker the world has ever seen. Yes I said it. Ignore the fact that in the 1966 world cup, they changed venues at the last minute and the Portuguese team had to drive to get to London all the way from... Read more
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chroniclelive
Remembering the 1966 World Cup when St James' Park lost out to rival football stadiumsat Sunderland City Library and Arts Centre on Friday to celebrate the city’s ro
Remembering the 1966 World Cup when St James' Park lost out to rival football stadiums
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
at Sunderland City Library and Arts Centre on Friday to celebrate the city’s role in hosting group stage matches of the 1966 World Cup. Staff and volunteers from SAFC Museum and the Sporting Memories Network will be on hand from 9.30am until... Read more
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Evening Standard
TalkSPORT's The Two Mikes bring banter to Camden ahead of Edinburgh Fewhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
TalkSPORT's The Two Mikes bring banter to Camden ahead of Edinburgh Fe
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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West Ham United FC
Bo66y to return to Barkingthe 50th anniversary of England’s World Cup win. “That’s why we have made our
Bo66y to return to Barking
West Ham United FC / Posted 2 days ago
the 50th anniversary of England’s World Cup win. “That’s why we have made our One Borough Community Day on the 30 July a 1966 World Cup special, because Bobby was from Barking, Sir Alf Ramsey was from Dagenham and Martin Peters lived in the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bobby Moore's widow proud of her husband's legacyher pride over her husband's legacy, at the premiere of a new film marking the
Bobby Moore's widow proud of her husband's legacy
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
her pride over her husband's legacy, at the premiere of a new film marking the 50th anniversary of England's victory in the 1966 World Cup. Stephanie Moore hopes this film will lead to further awareness of bowel cancer, the disease her husband died... Read more
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Evening Standard
England route to Euro 2016 final: Germany, Spain most likely opponentsscenario for England reaching the last two would see a massive clash with world
England route to Euro 2016 final: Germany, Spain most likely opponents
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
scenario for England reaching the last two would see a massive clash with world champions Germany - a re-match of the 1966 World Cup, which remains England's only major trophy success. The Three Lions face two more warm-up games - against... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Kane spurred by 50-year trophy droughtbefore he and the Spurs arrive in Melbourne for July’s International Champions
Kane spurred by 50-year trophy drought
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
before he and the Spurs arrive in Melbourne for July’s International Champions Cup. England’s only major trophy is the 1966 World Cup while a semi-final placing in 1996 is their best Euro finish but Kane, who’s scored four goals in 10 games,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Eric Cantona still has it at 50...his life has been fullthat bit the dust after his indiscretion at Palace. Cantona featured in this N
Eric Cantona still has it at 50...his life has been full
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
that bit the dust after his indiscretion at Palace. Cantona featured in this Nike advert which playfully took on England's 1966 World Cup victory Ferguson named him as one of four world-class players he'd had at United. But there were doubters who... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Kane spurred by 50-year trophy droughtInternational Champions Cup. Goal-scoring machines Harry Kane (L) and Jamie Va
Kane spurred by 50-year trophy drought
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
International Champions Cup. Goal-scoring machines Harry Kane (L) and Jamie Vardy. England’s only major trophy is the 1966 World Cup while a semi-final placing in 1996 is their best Euro finish but Kane, who’s scored four goals in 10 games,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kane spurred by 50-year trophy droughtInternational Champions Cup. Goal-scoring machines Harry Kane (L) and Jamie Va
Kane spurred by 50-year trophy drought
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
International Champions Cup. Goal-scoring machines Harry Kane (L) and Jamie Vardy. England’s only major trophy is the 1966 World Cup while a semi-final placing in 1996 is their best Euro finish but Kane, who’s scored four goals in 10 games,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vulnerable England set to extend 50 years of hurtEngland fans sang about "30 years of hurt" at Euro '96 they had high hopes of e
Vulnerable England set to extend 50 years of hurt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
England fans sang about "30 years of hurt" at Euro '96 they had high hopes of ending the pain with a first trophy since the 1966 World Cup but 20 years on from that agonising near miss there is precious little optimism in the air. To a buoyant... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Sports memorabilia boss promises collectors he'll give their goods backhe feared he’d never see his prized collection of football programmes again - w
Sports memorabilia boss promises collectors he'll give their goods back
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
he feared he’d never see his prized collection of football programmes again - which included a pristine first print of the 1966 World Cup final. Mr Lane told the ECHO: “Any unsold items that are in our stores that don’t belong to me will be going... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest news and rumours - Monday 23 May, 2016go into the summer really confident and positive about next season.” Argentini
The latest news and rumours - Monday 23 May, 2016
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
go into the summer really confident and positive about next season.” Argentinian players inspect Villa Park before a 1966 World Cup match against Spain, 13th July 1966 #avfc #utv https://t.co/WbZI3CMt45 Apparently. There are tweets doing... Read more
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Evening Standard
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekend with the familywhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekend with the family
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Walk the line: New works added to sculpture trail for first birthdaywhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Walk the line: New works added to sculpture trail for first birthday
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Shining light Northern Ireland football legend George Best remembered on 70th birthdayBurren Way home after he received Castlereagh's Freedom of the BoroughClose fri
Shining light Northern Ireland football legend George Best remembered on 70th birthday
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Burren Way home after he received Castlereagh's Freedom of the BoroughClose friends George Best and Mike Summerbee at 1966 World Cup FinalGeorge Best in April 2002 at the house in Burren Way, where he unveiled a plaque after being awarded the... Read more
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guardian-series
Arts: Moore to know about Bobbyhe wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The fi
Arts: Moore to know about Bobby
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
he wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The film also has some unseen footage from the 1966 World Cup final - this archival footage Matt admits was expensive, costing him around £300,000 to use. He also explains... Read more
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Harrow Times
Arts: Moore to know about Bobbyhe wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The fi
Arts: Moore to know about Bobby
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
he wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The film also has some unseen footage from the 1966 World Cup final - this archival footage Matt admits was expensive, costing him around £300,000 to use. He also explains... Read more
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sportsmole
England vs. Turkeyin Group B of the tournament. It is now 50 years since England lifted their one
England vs. Turkey
sportsmole / Posted 5 days ago
in Group B of the tournament. It is now 50 years since England lifted their one and only major international honour at the 1966 World Cup on home soil, but the bookies still make them fourth favourites to bring home the trophy. Host nation France,... Read more
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birminghammail
It will take more than money to win promotiongreat, you know what you are coming up against straight away, the Championship
It will take more than money to win promotion
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
great, you know what you are coming up against straight away, the Championship is cloaked in mystery almost game by game. 1966 World Cup Final at Wembley Stadium. Players Mick McCarthy used to say at Wolves that he needed a number of different... Read more
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walesonline
Traveller Tim Hartley watched football in North Korea and it was very weirdwas big there. “Yes,” he said, unsmiling. “All men love it.” The regime’s gr
Traveller Tim Hartley watched football in North Korea and it was very weird
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
was big there. “Yes,” he said, unsmiling. “All men love it.” The regime’s greatest footballing moment came in the 1966 World Cup when they beat Italy 2–0 to reach the quarter-finals. They also qualified for the 2010 finals in South... Read more
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Daily Star
Bobby Moore film uncovers secret torment of England legendman. "He always had time for people and showed a great sense of dignity that c
Bobby Moore film uncovers secret torment of England legend
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
man. "He always had time for people and showed a great sense of dignity that comes with being England captain."England 1966 world cup winning squad unseen team inside pictures BOBBY features footage of the England captain that has never before... Read more
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birminghammail
The cult heroes of Molineuxmatched Wright’s achievements, although he was an FA Cup winner with Wolves in
The cult heroes of Molineux
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
matched Wright’s achievements, although he was an FA Cup winner with Wolves in 1960. Ron Flowers, a member of England’s 1966 World Cup winning squad, played alongside Wright and Broadbent in those famous title-winning teams. Wolves players to... Read more
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Harrow Times
Moore to know about Bobbyhe wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The fi
Moore to know about Bobby
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
he wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The film also has some unseen footage from the 1966 World Cup final - this archival footage Matt admits was expensive, costing him around £300,000 to use. He also explains... Read more
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guardian-series
Moore to know about Bobbyhe wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The fi
Moore to know about Bobby
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
he wasn’t going to. Such a terrific example of the sort of man he was." The film also has some unseen footage from the 1966 World Cup final - this archival footage Matt admits was expensive, costing him around £300,000 to use. He also explains... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Collectors fear loss of valued sports memorabilia after Wirral firm goes into liquidationit may be “problematic” to get back his prized collection of programmes - which
Collectors fear loss of valued sports memorabilia after Wirral firm goes into liquidation
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
it may be “problematic” to get back his prized collection of programmes - which included a pristine first print of the 1966 World Cup final. He said: “A lot of history and emotion has gone into this and a lot of these items were autographed... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
England's 1966 World Cup victory to be recreated at Barnes Family Football FestivalEngland’s 1966 World Cup triumph will be recreated in Barnes 50 years after Bob
England's 1966 World Cup victory to be recreated at Barnes Family Football Festival
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
England’s 1966 World Cup triumph will be recreated in Barnes 50 years after Bobby Moore lifted the trophy. A charity match at Barn Elms Sports Trust will see the famous final between England and West Germany played out by local teams on Saturday,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
England's 1966 World Cup victory to be recreated at Barnes Family Football FestivalEngland’s 1966 World Cup triumph will be recreated in Barnes 50 years after Bob
England's 1966 World Cup victory to be recreated at Barnes Family Football Festival
Kingston Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
England’s 1966 World Cup triumph will be recreated in Barnes 50 years after Bobby Moore lifted the trophy. A charity match at Barn Elms Sports Trust will see the famous final between England and West Germany played out by local teams on Saturday,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dippy the Dinosaur’s leaving the Natural History Museum's entrance hall & will go herewhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Dippy the Dinosaur’s leaving the Natural History Museum's entrance hall & will go here
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Joe MarstonLeague XI against the Scottish equivalent. British football was powerful, and E
Joe Marston
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
League XI against the Scottish equivalent. British football was powerful, and England was developing its cohort to win the 1966 World Cup Final. Sir Stanley Matthews (Blackpool) and Sir Tom Finney (Joe’s team mate at Preston) were the... Read more
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Stoke City FC
Hippo On The Runalongside Community Trust coaches Ben Gibson and Jay Day. They are pictured wi
Hippo On The Run
Stoke City FC / Posted 8 days ago
alongside Community Trust coaches Ben Gibson and Jay Day. They are pictured with Stephanie Moore, the widow of England’s 1966 World Cup winning captain Moore, and City boss Mark Hughes. Moore was just 51-years-old when he died. The Bobby Moore... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Could you make the grade as a UEFA referee?of the bar and clearly landed behind the goal-line but the referee waved play o
Could you make the grade as a UEFA referee?
Online Recruitment / Posted 8 days ago
of the bar and clearly landed behind the goal-line but the referee waved play on and England lost the game. In the 1966 World Cup Final, a shot by Geoff Hurst also hit the underside of the crossbar and bounced down to the line, before being... Read more
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Football365
Portrait of an icon: Eusebiocareer were ever seen outside Portugal, a veil pierced by several high-profile
Portrait of an icon: Eusebio
Football365 / Posted 8 days ago
career were ever seen outside Portugal, a veil pierced by several high-profile exceptions. The first of those came in the 1966 World Cup, which became a four-week-long demonstration of Eusebio’s talent when he won the Golden Boot with nine goals... Read more
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express
England legend Gordon Banks says thanks for our 1966 World Cup crusade ENGLAND World Cup legend Gordon Banks paid an emotional return to Wembley yes
England legend Gordon Banks says thanks for our 1966 World Cup crusade
express / Posted 8 days ago
ENGLAND World Cup legend Gordon Banks paid an emotional return to Wembley yesterday and hailed the Daily Express crusade for the 1966 heroes to be knighted. Banks, 78, and his... Read more
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soccernews
England going to Euro 2016 to win, says Hartstage of the European Championship once – when they were beaten by Germany on h
England going to Euro 2016 to win, says Hart
soccernews / Posted 9 days ago
stage of the European Championship once – when they were beaten by Germany on home soil in 1996 – and their triumph at the 1966 World Cup remains their only major trophy win. Hart, however, insists the team are full of confidence heading into this... Read more
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Soccer Way
England going to Euro 2016 to win, says Hart stage of the European Championship once - when they were beaten by Germany on h
England going to Euro 2016 to win, says Hart
Soccer Way / Posted 9 days ago
stage of the European Championship once - when they were beaten by Germany on home soil in 1996 - and their triumph at the 1966 World Cup remains their only major trophy win. Hart, however, insists the team are full of confidence heading into this... Read more
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Goal.com
Joe Hart: England can win Euro 2016stage of the European Championship once - when they were beaten by Germany on h
Joe Hart: England can win Euro 2016
Goal.com / Posted 9 days ago
stage of the European Championship once - when they were beaten by Germany on home soil in 1996 - and their triumph at the 1966 World Cup remains their only major trophy win. Hart, however, insists the team are full of confidence heading into this... Read more
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Evening Standard
Celebrate the life of West Ham and England legend Moore, at WembleyHammers between 1959-1970. He made a total of 67 appearances for his country,
Celebrate the life of West Ham and England legend Moore, at Wembley
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Hammers between 1959-1970. He made a total of 67 appearances for his country, scoring 20 goals, one of which coming in the 1966 World Cup final. Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images He’s the only player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup... Read more
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Evening Standard
World's first zorbing 'marathon' coming to Londonwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
World's first zorbing 'marathon' coming to London
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Daily Star
Brazilian legend Pelé sheds light on THAT iconic photo with Bobby MooreONEADMIRED: Pelé said Bobby Moore was one of the greatest ever players Celebra
Brazilian legend Pelé sheds light on THAT iconic photo with Bobby Moore
Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
ONEADMIRED: Pelé said Bobby Moore was one of the greatest ever players Celebrating the 50th anniversary of England's 1966 World Cup win, BOBBY reveals the story of triumph and tragedy behind Britain's greatest football hero. The documentary... Read more
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Clarets MAD
Heaton to join full England squadBurnley player to make an appearance for England at a major tournament, since J
Heaton to join full England squad
Clarets MAD / Posted 11 days ago
Burnley player to make an appearance for England at a major tournament, since John Connelly appeared for England in the 1966 World Cup. On behalf of Madders everywhere I would like to congratulate Tom on his call-up. Come on Roy, give the lad... Read more
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