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Football » Football Programmes » England Matches (Home and Away) » ENGLAND V HUNGARY 1953 ("MATCH OF THE CENTURY") FOOTBALL PROGRAMME

ENGLAND V HUNGARY 1953 ("MATCH OF THE CENTURY") FOOTBALL PROGRAMME

ENGLAND V HUNGARY 1953 ("MATCH OF THE CENTURY") FOOTBALL PROGRAMME

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Official programme for one of the most famous matches ever played: the Hungarians, with a forward line of Puskas, Hidegkuti and Kocsis, totally out-played a strong England team featuring Mortensen, Matthews and Finney, winning 6-3. The Hungarians had developed an innovative system of attack, to exploit any weaknesses in the English defence. This was England's first home defeat to a team from outside the home nations.

15 x23.5. 18pp. Illustrated paper wrappers. A fine copy.

Date
1953

£58.00 (Code: 44393)

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