I was incredibly honoured to be invited to attend the funeral of Gordon Banks. Although an extraordinarily sad day in so many ways, it was also an undeniably uplifting one too. The city and the club ...
Thousands of football fans, families and schoolchildren have lined the streets of Stoke-on-Trent to celebrate the life of Gordon Banks, one of the world’s greatest goalkeepers and the “supreme ...
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His status as an all-time great may have been sealed at the 1966 World Cup, but it was the save Gordon Banks produced to deny Pele four years later which became his defining moment on the ...
Gordon Banks, England’s goalkeeper during their triumphant 1966 World Cup campaign, has died aged 81, his former club Stoke City announced. His family said the 73-times capped Banks, who lost an eye ...
The legendary England goalkeeper has passed away at the age of 81 Banks played 73 times for his country and is regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time. England's World Cup hero Gordon ...
It was 7 June 1970, and Gordon Banks‘ reputation as one of England and football’s greatest had already been immortalised. The impenetrable wall of England’s 1966 World Cup-winning campaign, who passed ...
The former Stoke City, Leicester City and England stopper passed away last night at the age of 81. The cause of Banks’ death is not yet known, though his family have revealed he 'passed away ...
Along with a World Cup-winner’s medal, Banks’ 73-cap CV featured six FIFA Goalkeeper of the Year awards. His status as an all-time great may have been sealed at the 1966 World Cup, but it was the save ...