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Feb 12, 2019
Gordon Banks dies at 81: World Cup winner foiled best in the world, from legendary Pele to peerless Geoff HurstIt says much about the brilliance of Gordon Banks that the World Cup-winning England goalkeeper never rated his legendary save from Pele as the greatest stop of his glittering career.
Jul 13, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Alan Ball’s 1966 England jersey to Pele’s 1958 winner’s medal, here are most expensive memorabilia ever soldIn the past decade or so, authenticators, insurers, and technology have converged to bolster the business of sports collectibles. This being the FIFA World Cup month, we present to you the most expensive World Cup-related sports memorabilia roster.
Jul 09, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: England's 1966 World Cup hero Geoff Hurst believes Harry Kane-led team can win tournamentThe former West Ham player said one big difference was that while his generation knew little about the fervour in the country during the tournament, today's players keep in touch through social media.
Jun 24, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Harry Kane's hat-trick helps England rout Panama 6-1 and qualify for Round of 16Harry Kane struck a hat-trick as England marched into the last 16 of the World Cup after with a record 6-1 win over a woeful Panama in their World Cup Group G match
Jun 11, 2018
FIFA World Cup moments: When Frank Lampard's disallowed goal against Germany provided impetus for goalline technologyBesides being an 'England v Germany', Lampard’s 'goal' came at a pivotal juncture in the knockout game. The scoreline read 2-1 in the favour of Germany, when the former Chelsea midfielder's shot (if allowed) would have been the equaliser at the same time providing England the momentum.
Nov 09, 2017
Frank Lampard backs Video Assistant Referee but wants match official's decision to prevail in 'grey' areasFormer England midfielder Frank Lampard backed the video assistant referee (VAR) technology but wants the opinion of the match officials to prevail in ‘grey’ situations.
Jul 25, 2017
Diego Maradona supports use of video technology in football matches to prevent another 'Hand of God'Maradona's 'Hand of God' goal would not have stood if the technology had existed during his heyday
Dec 16, 2016
Chelsea, Crystal Palace overlooked warnings about sex offender, says former detectiveChelsea and Crystal Palace dismissed a police warning about a scout who had been convicted for importing child-abuse images, the detective who alerted them said.
Apr 30, 2014
World Cup History: England avenge World War bombing at WembleyWhat's more, this was the team that treated themselves as the world champions all the time — and had quite a pride about being inventors of the game.
Jun 17, 2013
Goal-line technology makes international debut at the Confederations Cup“Goal line decisions have always been the most difficult one’s to call for a referee. From a distance it’s always hard to say whether the