Was football as good as they say it was in the 60's and 70's of last century?
- 1 month ago
it was way way more physical...but that's false, no way can the game as it was then be better than 20-30 years later when the back pass rule was changed, the best ever change to the rules, in football's history..
- AdamLv 61 month ago
No. However with rose tinted glasses we only see the highlights (ie the good stuff) and those who were around to remember only remember the good stuff.
Similar to now, you had good football and bad football.
The only real difference is because there was less money in the game, the quality was more spread out. Also the south American teams were a lot closer if not level with the top European teams. The global game was not centered on europe