World Cup 1982

26 June 2014
England are back, and therefore so are the hollering headlines. Richard Edwards studies the back pages' back pages...
The beauty of Brazil, the villainy of West Germany and the redemption of Rossi: the lasting memories of a remarkable tournament played out in the stifling heat of Spain...
3 June 2014
The best, worst and most shocking matches of the 1982 World Cup...
3 June 2014
Jonathan Wilson runs through the stars that made Spain 82 so memorable...
3 June 2014
New Zealand's famously resolute showing in South Africa in 2010 wasn't the first time the All Whites have made friends and influenced people at the world's biggest sporting event, as Neil Billingham explains...
"There's a need for people who instigate thinking, who don't accept the status quo. I wish more people had that attitude"
"It did seem like the Brazilians thought, “Och, we’d better get a couple of goals, then!'"
"I was given the No.16 shirt to throw reporters off the scent"
The 12th edition of the global game's get-together had more than its share of oopsies...
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