It may have been an unremarkable final, but it was certainly the end to a remarkable story. Under their maverickmanager, Brian Clough, Nottingham Forest, a relatively smal English provincial club, had won European club football’s biggest prize by beating Malmo 1-0. In a competition that had started with the likes of Real Madrid, Juventus & Liverpool, it was Forest who ran out winners. They had shown what man management and teamwork could achieve.
Here is a 10×8 inch photo of Trevor Francis scoring the winning goal in the 1979 European Cup Final.
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