How the 1966 World Cup was won
October 11, 2013
By Robin Hackett
Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has set England the target of winning the World Cup in 2022, replicating a feat that the country has achieved only once in its history.
As the memories of 1966 grow ever more distant, we look back on how Alf Ramsey's men became world champions.
As the game's creators, England considered themselves football's standard bearers. When football grew in popularity around the globe in the early 20th century, ...