I'll second Archie Gemmill, Paolo Rossi & Nobby Stiles
& nominate David Platt, for that goal in 1990 & Gerry Armstrong, whose goals took wee Norn Iron to the 2nd round in 1982, noteably his winner versus the Spanish hosts.
58 now confirmed:
Romania: Georgi Hagi
Italy: Roberto Baggio, Salvatore Schillaci, Fabio Grosso, Paolo Rossi, Marco Tardelli, Paolo Maldini
(West) Germany: Franz Beckenbaur, Oliver Kahn, Gerd Muller, Jurgen Klinsmann, Lothar Matthaus
Australia: Lucas Neill, Tim Cahill, Mark Schwarzer
The Netherlands: Dennis Bergkamp, Phillip Cocu, Johan Cryuff, Mark van Bommel, Johan Neeskens
Cameroon: Roger Milla
France: Zinedine Zidane, Just Fontaine, Michel Platini, Lillian Thuram
Argentina: Diego Maradona, Gabriel Batistuta
England: Gary Lineker, Bobby Moore, Geoff Hurst, Jack Charlton, Bobby Charlton, John Barnes, Gordon Banks, Nobby Stiles, Paul Gascoigne, David Platt, Alf Ramsey
Brazil: Cafu, Pele, Ronaldo, Romario, Roberto Carlos, Zico, Garrincha, Jairzinho, Carlos Alberto, Rivelino, Ronaldinho
Paraguay: Jose Luis Chilavert
Columbia: Andres Escobar
Hungary: Ferenc Puskas*
Republic of Ireland: John Aldridge
Bulgaria: Hritso Stoichkov
Croatia: Davor Suker
Scotland: Archie Gemmill
Poland: Zbigniew Boniek
*Also played for Spain in 1962
Nominated & needing a second:
marc - 4
Simon - 2
grecian - 6
Pothas - 4
cpr - 8
fred - 0
HDS - 1
Burgey - 6
NUFAN - 0
ripper - 6
vic - 11
Steulen - 4
Vimes - 2
GIMH - 0
Sean - 6
Marcuss - 2
Brumby - 1
TBY - 7
Uppercut - 10
duffer - 10
Last edited by BoyBrumby; 18-04-2010 at 02:16 AM. Reason: Updated after marc's, grecian's, Pothas's, Marcuss's, Sean's, fred's, GIMH's & Sam's posts
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- As featured in The Independent.
"I don't believe a word of Pietersen's book, but then I don't believe a word anyone else has said either."
- Simon Barnes renders further comment on KP's autobiography superfluous in a sentence
Second Gascoigne, Platt.
Nominate Graham Poll
marc71178 - President and founding member of AAAS - we don't only appreciate when he does well, but also when he's not quite so good!
Anyone want to join the Society?
Beware the evils of Kit-Kats - they're immoral apparently.
nom, mario kempes, boniek, can't be arsed with his first name or capitals, worse day ever
Do I contradict myself?
Very well then I contradict myself,
(I am large, I contain multitudes.
Distinct lack of this great man, nomiate Valderrama
Nominate : Lilian Thuram, Paolo Maldini,
For my final contribution nominate Sir Alf Ramsey
Second Zbigniew Boniek, SAO
nominate Teofilo Cubillas
Messi scores on the rebound.
Founder of ESAS - Edgar Schiferli, the best associate bowler
A follower of the schools of Machiavelli, Bentham, Locke, Hobbes, Sutcliffe, Bradman, Lindwall, Miller, Hassett and Benaud
Member of JMAS, DMAS, FRAS and RTDAS
Originally Posted by Adolf Grünbaum
Gah, we're so close. Only six more needed for a quorum; fingers out, chaps.
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