BBC Sport - World Cup: Italy 1990

The story of the 1990 World Cup

BBC Sport looks back at the story of the 1990 World Cup.

Italy hosted its second tournament, but it was marred by negative tactics and a lack of goals.

Despite England's best performance since 1966, it was West Germany who won their third World Cup.

BBC Radio 5 live's Peter Allen narrates.

Watch Fifa's official series of World Cup films on BBC Two.

Available to UK users only.

Top videos

Get Inspired Activity Finder

Run by the BBC and partners

Find ways to get active near you: