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England assistant Farbrace quits just months before World Cup and Ashes

England assistant Farbrace quits just months before World Cup and Ashes

PAUL FARBRACE has thrown England’s plans for the World Cup and Ashes into chaos by dramatically quitting. The England assistant-coach has accepted ...
Gordon Banks’s path from teenage coal miner to 1966 hero whose career was tragically cut short

Gordon Banks’s path from teenage coal miner to 1966 hero whose career was tragically cut short

GORDON Banks was from the glittering England generation who did it for the glory. After bagging coal aged 15 in his native Sheffield he went on to ...
What was Gordon Banks’ cause of death, what was the 1966 World Cup winner’s greatest ever save?

What was Gordon Banks’ cause of death, what was the 1966 World Cup winner’s greatest ever save?

ENGLAND’S World Cup winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks has died at the age of 81. Banks played 73 times for his country is regarded as one of the grea ...
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