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What football club did Gordon Banks play for when he won his 1966 World Cup medal?

What football club did Gordon Banks play for when he won his 1966 World Cup medal?Gordon Banks played for Leicester City

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Gordon Banks, OBE (born 30 December 1937) is a retired English footballer, elected in a poll by the IFFHS as the second best goalkeeper of the 20th Century – after Lev Yashin (1st) and before Dino Zoff (3rd).

Banks was a member of the England national team that won the 1966 World Cup. Banks was named by Pelé as one of the top 125 greatest living footballers in March 2004.

His consistent performances in goal led to the re-wording of a common English idiom used in everyday speech to “Safe as the Banks of England.”

In 1964, Banks had some domestic success when Leicester beat Stoke City 4-3 in the League Cup final over two legs, though they lost the trophy a year later after a 3-2 defeat by Chelsea on aggregate in the final.

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