27 May 2014 Last updated at 10:39

World Cup Rewind: Relive 1966 win and 1990 pain with the BBC

The 2014 Fifa World Cup is almost upon us and to get you in the mood for this summer's football extravaganza in Brazil, we are going to take you back in time to relive some classic encounters with BBC Sport.

Starting with England's heroic World Cup success in 1966, we'll rerun, in full and 'as live', the highs and lows of the Home Nations' campaigns of yesteryear.

The full schedule includes:

• Friday 30 May, 12:00 BST: England v West Germany, 1966 final (live text commentary begins at 11:00 BST)

• Saturday 31 May, 15:00 BST: Scotland v Netherlands, 1978 group match

• Wednesday 4 June, 12:00 BST: England v Argentina, 1986 quarter-final

• Saturday 7 June, 15:00 BST: England v Germany, 1990 semi-final

• Sunday 8 June, 15:00 BST: Spain v Northern Ireland , 1982 group match