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Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Statue for a Legend: Gordon Banks

On 12 July, Gordon Banks was conferred a rare honor.

A statue in his likeness was unveiled at the Brittania Stadium, which is home of one of his former clubs, Stoke City. Pele' and Archbishop Desmond Tutu were on hand to commemorate this wonderful tribute.

Please watch the video to see the actual ceremony. The event was organized by Mr. Don Mullan who wrote a recent biography about the great man entitled, "A Hero Who Could Fly."


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