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Bobby Moore

Robert Frederick Chelsea Moore OBE (12 April 1941 – 24 February 1993) was an English professional footballer.

West Ham United F.C.

West Ham United Football Club is an English professional football club based in Stratford, East London.

West Ham United F.C.

three west ham players were members of the 1966 world cup final-winning england team: captain bobby moore and goalscorers geoff hurst and martin peters.

Defender (association football)

In the sport of association football, a defender is an outfield player whose primary roles is to stop attacks during the game and prevent the opposing team from scoring goals.

Defender (association football)

other defenders who have been described as sweepers include bobby moore, franco baresi, ronald koeman, fernando hierro, matthias sammer, and aldair, due to their ball skills, vision, and long passing ability.

Pelé

Edson Arantes do Nascimento (born 23 October 1940), known as Pelé, is a Brazilian retired professional footballer who played as a forward.

Pelé

pelé's father and wife both attended the match, as well as muhammad ali and bobby moore.

Bobby Moore

was an English professional footballer

1964 FA Cup Final

The 1964 FA Cup Final was the 83rd final of the FA Cup.

1964 FA Cup Final

west ham, captained by bobby moore and managed by ron greenwood, won the match 3–2 to win the fa cup for the first time.

West Ham United F.C.

is an English professional football club based in Stratford, East London

Peter Shilton

Peter Leslie Shilton OBE (born 18 September 1949) is an English former footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

Peter Shilton

in june 1989, shilton broke his old england skipper bobby moore's record of 108 appearances for his country when he won his 109th cap in a friendly against denmark in copenhagen.

Defender (association football)

is an outfield player whose primary roles is to stop attacks during the game and prevent the opposing team from scoring goals

Johnny Haynes

John Norman Haynes (17 October 1934 – 18 October 2005) was an English internationalist association football inside forward.

Johnny Haynes

bobby moore, haynes' successor as england captain, said of him: "once you get used to watching that perfection you realised the rest of the secret.

Pelé

was elected Athlete of the Century by the International Olympic Committee

Alf Ramsey

Sir Alfred Ernest Ramsey (22 January 1920 – 28 April 1999) was an English football player and manager.

Alf Ramsey

one of ramsey's first actions as england manager was to name the west ham united captain bobby moore as captain of the national team.

1964 FA Cup Final

was the 83rd final of the FA Cup

Geoff Hurst

Sir Geoffrey Charles Hurst MBE (born 8 December 1941) is an English former professional footballer.

Geoff Hurst

hurst put in an indifferent performance and the team lost 3–1. he made only two further appearances in the 1959–60 season, and realised that bobby moore was making better progress in the same position than he was.

Peter Shilton

is an English former footballer who played as a goalkeeper

Martin Peters

Martin Stanford Peters MBE (8 November 1943 – 21 December 2019) was an English footballer and manager.

Martin Peters

feeling he was in the shadows of bobby moore and geoff hurst, peters sought a new challenge.

Johnny Haynes

Haynes (17 October 1934 – 18 October 2005) was an English internationalist association football inside forward

Norman Hunter (footballer)

Norman Hunter (born 29 October 1943) is an English former footballer who played for Leeds United, Bristol City, Barnsley and England.

Norman Hunter (footballer)

hunter made his debut for the england team in 1965, but the existing partnership between jack charlton and bobby moore meant that he spent much of his international career as an understudy, winning 28 caps in total.

Alf Ramsey

was an English football player and manager

Jack Charlton

John Charlton OBE DL (born 8 May 1935) is an English former footballer and manager who played as a defender.

Jack Charlton

he assisted his brother bobby for england's first goal. ramsey later said that he picked charlton to play alongside bobby moore as he was a conservative player able to provide cover to the more skilful moore, who could get caught out if he made a rare mistake.

Geoff Hurst

Charles Hurst MBE (born 8 December 1941) is an English former professional footballer

Ron Greenwood

Ronald Greenwood CBE (11 November 1921 – 9 February 2006) was an English football player and manager, best known for being manager of the English national football team from 1977 until 1982, as well as being manager of West Ham United for 13 years, a time during which the club gained much of its fame.

Ron Greenwood

he oversaw the development of players such as the 1966 fifa world cup-winning trio of bobby moore, geoff hurst and martin peters, and under him the hammers won the fa cup in 1964 and the european cup winners' cup in 1965 – the first two major trophies of their history.

Martin Peters

was an English footballer and manager

1966 FIFA World Cup Final

The 1966 FIFA World Cup Final was a football match played at Wembley Stadium, London, on 30 July 1966 to determine the winner of the 1966 FIFA World Cup, the eighth FIFA World Cup.

1966 FIFA World Cup Final

england, managed by alf ramsey and captained by bobby moore, won the toss and elected to kick off.

Norman Hunter (footballer)

is an English former footballer who played for Leeds United, Bristol City, Barnsley and England

Jimmy Greaves

James Peter Greaves (born 20 February 1940) is a former England international footballer who played as a forward.

Jimmy Greaves

in january 1971, with bobby moore, brian dear and clyde best, greaves was involved in late-night drinking, against the wishes of manager ron greenwood, prior to an fa cup tie away to blackpool.

Jack Charlton

is an English former footballer and manager who played as a defender

Bobby Charlton

Sir Robert Charlton CBE (born 11 October 1937) is an English former footballer who played as a midfielder.

Bobby Charlton

charlton's caps record lasted until 1973 when bobby moore overtook him, and he currently lies seventh in the all-time england appearances list behind moore, wayne rooney, ashley cole, steven gerrard, david beckham and peter shilton, whose own england career began in the first game after charlton's had ended.

Ron Greenwood

was an English football player and manager, best known for being manager of the English national football team from 1977 until 1982, as well as being manager of West Ham United for 13 years, a time during which the club gained much of its fame

Clyde Best

Clyde Cyril Best, MBE (born 24 February 1951) is a Bermudian former football player.

Clyde Best

upon his arrival he was looked after by club captain bobby moore.

1966 FIFA World Cup Final

was a football match played at Wembley Stadium, London, on 30 July 1966 to determine the winner of the 1966 FIFA World Cup, the eighth FIFA World Cup

Southend United F.C.

Southend United Football Club is a professional association football club based in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England.

Southend United F.C.

in 1984, the club was relegated to the fourth division (bobby moore was manager), and the following season finished 20th, narrowly avoiding having to seek re-election to the football league.

Jimmy Greaves

Greaves (born 20 February 1940) is a former England international footballer who played as a forward

Gordon Banks

Gordon Banks OBE (30 December 1937 – 12 February 2019) was an English professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

Gordon Banks

during england's summer of 1965 tour he built up a solid understanding with his defenders—george cohen, jack charlton, bobby moore, and ray wilson—as he only conceded two goals in four matches against hungary, yugoslavia, west germany, and sweden.

Bobby Charlton

is an English former footballer who played as a midfielder

Fulham F.C.

Fulham Football Club is a professional association football club based in Fulham, London, England.

Fulham F.C.

this preceded a period of high-profile signings for the club under alec stock in the mid-1970s, including alan mullery and bobby moore.

Clyde Best

is a Bermudian former football player