BBC Sport - World Cup: West Germany 1974

The story of the 1974 World Cup

BBC Sport looks back at the story of the 1974 World Cup.

West Germany hosted a tournament under the spectre of the Cold War.

On the pitch, the Netherlands' 'Total Football' delighted spectators, but it was not enough to beat the hosts in the final.

BBC Radio 5 live's Peter Allen narrates.

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