Lucky to escape

The headlines following the 1951 international against France suggested England had been fortunate to secure a draw mainly through the brilliance of Bert Williams.

A French forward looks on as Bert Williams (The Cat) and
Alf Ramsey (The General) foil another attack

A very apt and amusing cartoon made Bert the hero of the hour

Yet another brilliant save from the agile and athletic Bert Williams

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