What was the average age of the 1966 World Cup team?
What was the average age of England’s 1966 team? The average age of the 22 players in the 1966 England football squad was 26½ years. The eldest player on the team was Ron Flowers, who was born on 28 July 1934. He was 31 years old at the time of the 1966 World Cup.
What was No 1 when England won the World Cup?
Singer who topped charts on day England won 1966 World Cup remembers ‘euphoria’ Chris Farlowe found out he had the UK number one with Out Of Time on the same day England beat West Germany.
How many 1966 England players are still alive?
And now there are just three. The death on Monday of Roger Hunt leaves only Sir Geoff Hurst, Sir Bobby Charlton and George Cohen from the team that started the 1966 World Cup final and reinforces the increasingly sad realisation that our greatest football achievement is fading ever further into history.