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The World Cup semi-final between West Germany and USSR took place 50 years ago today at Goodison Park. The match itself was a dour affair, typical of those that had preceded it, but the main controversy was off the field.
Fifty years ago today England played Argentina in one of the most controversial games in the 1966 World Cup tournament. England had qualified for the quarter-finals after finishing top of Group One, while Argentina had been second to West Germany in Group Two.