Football Legends | The players who built British football
CHANNEL | Radio 5 Live
FIRST BROADCAST | 22 September 1997
DURATION | 23 minutes 35 seconds
Geoff Hurst will always be remembered for his World Cup tournament-winning hat-trick. In this interview with Jimmy Armfield, he describes his career before and after 1966 and talks through each of his goals in that legendary final.
Sports commentary removed for copyright reasons.
When the press converged on Hurst's house on the day after the 1966 World Cup final, they discovered him mowing his lawn.
One of England's greatest players on his regrets at retiring at 50.
The record-breaking 'Lion of Vienna', who could 'run, shoot and head'.
Football's clown prince and soccer genius.
The Clarets' favourite son.
Tottenham's 'Welsh Wizard'.
Middlesbrough's left-back with the famous moustache.
England's greatest ever centre-forward.
'Last Minute Reilly' - Scotland's greatest striker.
The game's first £100-a-week player.
'It's a funny old game.'
England's 1966 hero recalls the match that changed his life.
How the Leeds and England player could have been a career miner.
The striker fans called 'The King'.
Top goalkeeper Pat Jennings remembers his long career.
The captain of the 'Lisbon Lions'.
The low-profile World Cup hero.
Player, manager and one of the 'Busby Babes'.
England's greatest goalkeeper.
Footballing royalty in conversation.
Honours at Spurs and an Indian summer at Derby County.
Soccer superstar of the 1970s.
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