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Football Champions of the World

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Introduced by Frank Bough
Recalling the greatest football achievement in our history -how England won the 1966 World Cup and for the first time became 'Champions of the World.'
Tonight:
England v France at Wembley
The match that put England at the top of Group One.
Portugal v North Korea at Goodison Park
The amazing quarter-final in which the Koreans led 3-0 before Portugal hit back with Eusebio scoring four goals.
Highlights from the biggest sporting operation ever mounted in this country.

Contributors

Presenter: Frank Bough
Producer: Leslie Kettley

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Football Champions of the World

BBC One London, 9 May 1970 22.10






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