Blog: Yearning for Italia ‘90 - when men had perms and football was king

Is it me, or is this World Cup a bit dull? No great games thus far, a shady ball and - Argentina aside - a complete lack of exciting, incisive football.

I’m sure it will heat up as games start to become must win, but all it’s done so far is get me all misty-eyed for the greatest World Cup of my life, Italia 1990.

- Read more now, and have your say, by clicking the link to Mark Heath’s blog at the right of this page.

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