A thread for any full matches that people are watching/recommend watching in place of live football doing this shan, shan virus imposed lockdown.
The BBC Scotland channel has been featuring a few vintage Scottish Cup games over the past week: as well as Hearts demolition of Hibs in 2012, they've also shown the classic 1991 Cup Final between Motherwell and possibly the most scumbag-laden Dundee United of all time:
On the international front, FIFA's Youtube stream has provided some high-profile clashes (as well as several no-mark contests involving the USA), including Italy beating Brazil in the 1982 World Cup and of course this:
Having now seen the full match for the first time I find it remarkable that England had even the slightest grievance given that they played like a gang of absolute haddies from start to finish: a bit like Rangers* when they inexplicably shitfested their way to the UEFA Cup final only to get rided by a only half decent Zenit team.
Glenn Hoddle was hilariously bad throughout, never mind his role in setting up the second goal. That he’s regarded as the great ‘cultured midfielder’ of English football in the 1980s underlines just how honking the standard was.