Gazza’s Tears: The Night That Changed Football

Published on 21st March 2016 by

Aired in 2010, this ITV documentary revisits one of the greatest matches in the history of FIFA World Cup when England played against Germany in the semi final of the competition in Turin, Italy. The one-hour documentary focuses on legendary England striker, Paul Gascoigne and his close relationship with the late Sir Bobby Robson.

Viewers are taken on a trip down memory lane where The Three Lions were looking to beat old foes Germany in a bid to play their first World Cup final since 1966. The documentary features interviews with many members of that fabled English side, including Peter Shilton, David Platt and Terry Butcher. Fans perspective is also documented where the directors examine how Italia 90 helped bring new life to English football.

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