World Cup 1990 News and Features
quiz It's 24 years to the day since Psycho exorcised those ghosts against Spain - and he's not alone in the shootout stakes
The goal against Scotland at Euro 96 was Paul Gascoigne's crowning moment for Three Lions, but that wasn't the start of his national tale. This is full tumultuous story of Gazza and England
From John Barnes rapping to avian mascots scrapping, FFT recalls some of the players, teams, goals, matches, merchandise, moments and mayhem that made football in the '90s so great…
World Cup 1990 Gazza's professional career lasted from 1985 to 2005, but he will always be remembered for one month in mid-1990
Back of the Net Low scoring, cynicism, red cards and endless penalty shootouts mean Italia '90 is considered by most people to be the worst World Cup ever. Which just goes to show that most people are idiots...
World Cup 1990 Illgner, Goycochea, Conejo, Shilton: the home of defensive football became the perfect stage for the globe's top shot-stoppers
World Cup 1990 Is it a bird? Is it a man? El Cole, aka the Colombian Birdman, speaks to Henry Mance
World Cup 1990 Right from the start, Italia '90 had its fair share of noteworthy games – from cup shocks to clashing giants and an intrigue-filled derby clash
World Cup 1990 Italy's unlikely hero tells Chris Hunt about his unforgettable tournament
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