What Football Is Supposed To Look Like #17 (Gallery)

Click here for all installments of this series featuring the aesthetics we still associate with football in our head. Captions used to be included but we’re just going to let the pictures do the talking now.

FC Porto vs Werder Bremen, Champions League group stage, 24/11/1993:

Belgium vs Ireland, Euro 88 qualifier, 10/09/1986:

Ipswich Town vs Manchester United, First Division, 01/03/1980:

Finland vs England, World Cup 86 qualifier, 22/05/1985:

FC Baník Ostrava vs Aston Villa, UEFA Cup first round-2nd leg, 03/10/1990:

West Germany vs Netherlands, Euro 88 semi-final, 21/06/1988:

Fenerbahçe vs Galatasaray, Presidential Cup final, 12/03/1997:

Atalanta vs Interazionale, Serie A 29/01/1989:

Hamburg SV vs AS Saint Etienne, UEFA Cup, 26/11/1980:

Celtic FC vs Rangers FC, Scottish Cup fifth round, 17/03/1991:

SM Caen vs RC Lens, Coupe De France round of 16, 14/03/1992:

Netherlands vs Belgium, World Cup qualifier play-off-2nd leg, 20/11/1985:

Red Star Belgrade vs Hajduk Split, Marshal Tito Cup final, 08/05/1991:

Sporting Gijón vs Steaua Bucuresti, UEFA Cup second round-1st leg, 24/10/1991:

SG Dynamo Desden vs FC Bayer 05 Uerdingen, Cup Winners’ Cup, 05/03/1986:

Liverpool vs Tottenham Hotspur, FA Cup 4th round, 27/01/1985:

Estonia vs Croatia, Euro 96 qualifier, 04/09/1994:

Bohemian FC vs Shelbourne FC, League of Ireland, 1927:

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YouTube Links:

Porto vs Werder Bremen, 1993
Porto vs Werder Bremen, 1993 B
Belgium vs Ireland, 1986
Ipswich Town vs Man United, 1980
Banic Ostrava vs Aston Villa, 1990
Finland vs England, 1985
Fenerbahçe vs Galatasaray, 1997
Atalanta vs Inter, 1989
HSV vs Saint Etienne, 1980
Celtic vs Rangers, 1991
Caen vs Lens, 1992
Netherlands vs Belgium, 1985
Sporting Gijon vs Steaua Bucharest, 1991
Estonia vs Croatia, 1994
Liverpool vs Tottenham Hotspur, 1985

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