They cruised through the '˜group of death'™ with their breaktaking brand of total football, but, asks Rob Smyth, were Sepp Piontek'™s laid-back legends the best team ever not to reach the final four?
The World Cup's fastest red card sent Fergie into a glorious rant (for a change)...
It shouldn't even have been staged there, but World Cup 86 in Mexico had everything, most of it revolving around a diminutive genius by the name of Diego Maradona. Chris Hunt sets the scene...
2 June 2014
An alternative view of the tournament...
2 June 2014
The Back of the Net team start their preview of the 2014 World Cup, quite sensibly, with a look at Group A...
2 June 2014
The Indomitable Lions don't look so indomitable ahead of their trip to South America...
2 June 2014
Qualifying was no picnic for Mexico, but they made it to Brazil... if only just
2 June 2014
There won't be much room for error in Group A where the Balkan side are concerned...
2 June 2014
Find out how the hosts stack up ahead of their summer showpiece... 
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...
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