Stiles will forever be remembered for his jubilant jig at Wembley Stadium — performed while holding the World Cup in one hand and his false teeth in the other — after England beat Germany 4-2 in the 1966 final.
As the FIFA World Cup soon approaches, we take a look at the players and matches that defined football history, as well as some lighter moments, such as trophies getting stolen
Ultimate Table Tennis: Joao Monterio backs Sharath Kamal, other Indian players to do better in future
Joao Monterio says the Ultimate Table Tennis tournament will help him prepare for the forthcoming European Championship. Adding Indian players will benefit from playing alongside top paddlers of the world.
Here's a photo post on the greats of the world cup since 1938.
With the World Cup in Brazil looming, The Associated Press takes a look at 10 great players in the tournament's history.
The following is reaction to the death on Sunday of former Portugal and Benfica player Eusebio.
Portuguese football legend Eusebio, who was the top scorer in the 1966 World Cup, has died today at the age of 71, his former club Benfica confirmed. The Mozambican-born Eusebio died of cardio-pulmonary arrest at 0430 GMT, the club said
Eusebio died at home of heart failure at 3.30 a.m. (0330 GMT) Sunday, his biographer, Jose Malheiro, said.
Ronaldo reached 43 goals in 106 internationals after his hat-trick earned Portugal a 4-2 comeback win over Northern Ireland in last month's World Cup qualifier.
The analysis also covers only scoring records and not general performance. It cannot, for example, legislate for the manner in which Roy Keane dominated Juventus in the 1999 Champions League semifinal.