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I'm afraid I'm too young to have what I think is a fair call on this, so I'm going to pose another question:
Who would you most like to have seen play but didn't? Ideally players that were before your time, although if you couldn't get to a game for a couple of years recently and missed someone you regret that'd be interesting too.
I've just written "I'm gonna go with..." and written a name and a few reasons about 3 or 4 times, but then got excited and changed my mind. Some of the player I put down were:
But the winner's got to be Bill Nicholson. I don't think it needs explaining.
Good call not_blonde.
Unfortunately, for me, any of the pre-1990 greats, but the one player I would have loved to have seen is Jimmy Greaves... the man was class.
Take a look at this video from 1965, just brilliant.
There are some other good ones on there too.
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thankyou saarfend spur.....i was there that day
...the place was packed and when greavesy got the ball and kept going you sensed something special....you started to rise up in your seat with anticipation...you stopped breathing your heart was in your mouth....then bang ..he drew stepney ,rounded him and put it away....the place erupted....people were cheering laughing shaking hands with strangers....wonderful....he was the 'iceman'....best finisher i have ever seen
that is burnt in my memory forever....thank you for letting me see it again....these memories you take to the grave....