“Football... bloody hell”

Sir Alex Ferguson after the 1999 European Cup final

Paul Gascoigne is consoled by Steve McMahon and his incredible tracky top at the Stade delle Alpi on 4 July 1990. Image: Wikipedia / unknown

David Platt and Ruud Gullit uneasily show off their new Sampdoria shirts ahead of the 1993-94 Serie A season. Image: Wikipedia / unknown

A 17-year-old Roberto Baggio at Vicenza in the 1984-85 season. Pisa midfielder Mario Been and Marco van Basten exchange in debate after the Nerazzurri lost 2-0 to Milan at the Stadio Arena Garibaldi on 11 June 1989. Image: Wikipedia / unknown Image: Wikipedia / IMAGO

Paul Gascoigne is consoled by Steve McMahon and his incredible tracky top at the Stade delle Alpi on 4 July 1990. Image: Wikipedia / unknown

Paul Gascoigne is consoled by Steve McMahon and his incredible tracky top at the Stade delle Alpi on 4 July 1990. Image: Wikipedia / unknown