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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

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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. Jimmy Greaves from Spurs is standing on the right. He has missed most of the season due to a weakening attack of Jaundice and was not at his best when he returned. 9th June 1966"

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Keywords 1960s,1966,England,Exercise,FIFA,Football,Lilleshall,Players,Squad,Team,Training,World Cup
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