Day 2 Lot 1094

1966 World Cup finals in England Scrapbook containing...

Auction Date: 9/12/2021 at 10am

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1966 World Cup finals in England Scrapbook containing page after page of newspaper match reports of each game, the England matches v Uruguay, Mexico, France, Argentina, Portugal and the final v West Germany plus all the other matches including Italy v North Korea, Brazil v Portugal (Pele walking off injured), also including Portugal (4 goal Eusebio) v North Korea, Russia v West Germany (10 man Russia), England v Portugal (s/f) (Eusebio leaves the pitch in tears), and the England v West Germany final match with photo showing the ball did go over the line (photo Bobby Moore kissing the trophy). Other reports show Nobby Stiles given a warning about his conduct on the field of play by the FA (no surprise there then), an astounding report showing, over all games, a foul was recorded every 3 minutes. The scrapbook is a comprehensive record by means of newspaper cuttings presented by reports and photos of matches, training etc (1 volume size 18 ½" wide x 14" deep); good condition.

Hammer Price: £80.00