FIFA's latest and greatest

Weekend Variety Wireless 09/07/2018
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Euan McCabe, author of World Cup Baby again joins Graeme Hill to discuss the latest and historical greatest in the Football World Cup tournament.

Mr McCabe and Graeme chat about arguably the greatest Russian player of all time, Lev Yashin- otherwise known as “The Black Spider”.

Plus, the 1966 English World Cup win against West Germany. The two take a listen to Sir Geoffrey Hurst’s commentary of his hat trick goal.

Also, conversation is had over the political climate of the 1974 playoff between the Soviet Union and Chile.

Take a look at Euan's World Cup diary here.

Listen to the full audio with Euan McCabe above.

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