Gordon Banks' Wonder Save To Deny Pele At 1970 World Cup

BBC Sport looks back to Gordon Banks's incredible save to deny Pele during England's group game against Brazil at the 1970 World Cup - a save widely acclaimed as the greatest in World Cup history.

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