Originally Posted by Barney Rubble
This team wasn't the best to go down there in 20 years. It was the best team to go down there in 20 years minus a third of its players. There's a difference.
To suggest that England's team in 1986\87 was better than some teams sent in the 1990s would be pretty crazy - the team of 1986\87 was dubbed "the worst England team ever to tour" and it's results 1986-1989 bear this out.