Sir Bobby Charlton one of England's 1966 winning heroes unveiled a replica of the World Cup trophy for the first time since it was commissioned. Sir Bobby,was presented with the 254,000 Jules Rimet trophy, at the National Football Museum, in Preston. * The trophy was ordered by the Football Association after the original was stolen three months before the tournament began, it was eventually discovered by a man out walking his dog and placed in a vault of a London jewellers until the final on July 30. But not since the players celebrated on the pitch at Wembley stadium, London, after being p

Sir Bobby Charlton one of England's 1966 winning heroes unveiled a replica of the World Cup trophy for the first time since it was commissioned. Sir Bobby,was presented with the 254,000 Jules Rimet trophy, at the National Football Museum, in Preston. * The trophy was ordered by the Football Association after the original was stolen three months before the tournament began, it was eventually discovered by a man out walking his dog and placed in a vault of a London jewellers until the final on July 30. But not since the players celebrated on the pitch at Wembley stadium, London, after being p Stock Photo
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1636 x 1034 px | 27.7 x 17.5 cm | 10.9 x 6.9 inches | 150dpi

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6 August 2001

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Phil Noble

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Sir Bobby Charlton one of England's 1966 winning heroes unveiled a replica of the World Cup trophy for the first time since it was commissioned. Sir Bobby,was presented with the 254,000 Jules Rimet trophy, at the National Football Museum, in Preston. * The trophy was ordered by the Football Association after the original was stolen three months before the tournament began, it was eventually discovered by a man out walking his dog and placed in a vault of a London jewellers until the final on July 30. But not since the players celebrated on the pitch at Wembley stadium, London, after being presented with the original has the copy been seen.

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