Same north-south divide, the captain is from east London… it’s 1966 all over again! It’s all here in Sportsmail’s essential World Cup graphic guide
- England boss Gareth Southgate appears to be following a blueprint for success
- His squad contains 15 players born in the north of England and seven in the south
- That is exactly the same ratio as Alf Ramsey’s heroic group in 1966
- Here, Sportsmail provides you with all the quirky facts you need for this summer
Author: Nancy Parker
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