The Internationals

A photograph from the France game showing how photographers used to
congregate around Bert’s goal, even encroaching onto the field of play

The 1949 match in Paris was Bert’s first post-war game for England and he can be seen collecting a high ball on the six yard line with opposing forwards waiting in anticipation of an error - no chance

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