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Mr Alf Ramsey, World Cup squad, World Cup, Lilleshall, Shropshire

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England's preparations for the World Cup finals in July are hotting up. Mr Alf Ramsey, the team manager has gathered 27 players together at Lilleshall, Shropshire, for 12 days of training. He will name 22 next Friday for the Continental tour, and these men, he says, will be the World Cup squad." The problem is, which 5 to leave out? Mr Ramsey hopes to find the answer during the training, "although it will be the hardest decision I have ever had to make." Our photo shows the players being put through their paces during a training session. Heading practise for Southampton player Terry Paine.9th June 1966"

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Color Black & White
Keywords 1960s,1966,England,Exercise,FIFA,Football,Lilleshall,Players,Squad,Team,Training,World Cup
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Year 2016
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