Classic England v Germany Moment: Geoff Hurst and the Russian linesman, 1966

Ollie Irish

22nd, August 2007

Of course, he wasn’t actually Russian. He was really from Azerbaijan, but that is about as relevant as the whole ‘was it over the line or not?’ debate. The goal was given, we won the World Cup, job done. Cue Nobby dancing.

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