Lot 36: PELE (1940- ) Brazilian Footballer & BANKS GORDON
December 15, 2012
Heathrow, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: PELE (1940- ) Brazilian Footballer & BANKS GORDON (1937- ) English Footballer, both World Cup winners. Signed colour 8 x 11.5 photograph by both Pele and Banks individually, the image showing the two men in half length poses embracing each other following the presentation of a Merit Award to Pele for his outstanding contribution to football. Signed by each in bold black inks to the lower white border. EX
Notes: Banks' most famous moment as England's goalkeeper came during the 1970 World Cup against Brazil when he produced a stunning save from a goal bound header by Pele, often regarded as arguably the greatest save ever in the history of football.
Provenance: £100 - 150