In the 'Sporting Years to Remember' series we return to the green fields and packed stadiums of our glorious sporting past, swarming with famous British faces. Together with a star-studded parade of sporting giants from overseas. A 'Sporting Year to Remember' video is the perfect gift to take the viewer back to the classic sporting moments, the heroes and their triumphs from the 1940's, 50's and 60's.
1968 In this memorable sporting year - Manchester City wins the football league championship. Their life-long rivals Manchester United go one better. On a historic and emotional night at Wembley, Bobby Charlton and George Best lead them to victory in the European Cup final. The Derby sees a brilliant ride from Lester Piggott on Sir Ivor and Red Alligator wins the Grand National. Overseas, Bob Beamon's giant leap smashed the world long-jump record at the Mexico Olympics.