Ferenc Puskas


7 Greatest Footballers of the 1950's

9th May 1956:  Nilton Santos, captain of the Brazilian team shakes hands with Billy Wright, captain of the England team before a football match at Wembley Stadium, London. Between them is...

The 1950’s saw many significant changes to the world of football. It saw the passing of the great Hungary side and the rise of the Brazilians, the birth of the European Cup and tragically the passing of many enormously talented footballers in the Munich air disaster.