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Was discussing this yesterday, and nobody could agree on it.

Your all time 11 from British players. Very difficult,

Seaman, Banks, Shilton or Southall?

Gazza, Baxter, Souness, Dalglish, Best, Gerrard, Lampard,?

Greaves, Charlton,Law,Shearer,Lineker,Rooney,Giggs, Rush,Scholes?

Hansen, Moore,Ferdinand,Cole,Campbell,Walker.  ETC, ETC.

Would be hard enough coming up with a formation, let alone an 11. Our little island has produced some greats over the years.

Have a go, it changes by the minute, each time another name pops into your head.

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I would have to include Andy Goram, who in my opinion was as good as Seaman, and Schmichael, during his peak years at Ibrox. goalkeeping coach Alan Hodgkinson who coached all 3, stated he thought Goram was the best of the 3.

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4-3-3

Pat Jennings

Tommy Smith, Richard Gough, Terry Butcher, Danny McGrain

George Best, Graeme Souness, Duncan Edwards

Kenny Dalglish, Alan Shearer, Bobby Charlton

off the top of my head.

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4 minutes ago, Locke said:

No Bobby Moore in defence?

not for me mate. I like a bit of steel in my defenders and I never thought Moore had that.

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5 hours ago, Harold said:

4-3-3

Pat Jennings

Tommy Smith, Dave McKay, Richard Gough, Terry Butcher

George Best, Graeme Souness, Duncan Edwards

Kenny Dalglish, Alan Shearer, Bobby Charlton

off the top of my head.

Butcher & Smith as full backs??

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9 hours ago, The Realist said:

Butcher & Smith as full backs??

Smith yes....he played rightback for a spell with Liverpool. Butcher....no, I was just thinking of great defenders and felt I couldn't leave him out. Leftback was difficult to think of at the time but reconsidering I'd put Danny McGrain there and drop McKay with Gough & Butcher in central defence. Amended my team.

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1 hour ago, Harold said:

Smith yes....he played rightback for a spell with Liverpool. Butcher....no, I was just thinking of great defenders and felt I couldn't leave him out. Leftback was difficult to think of at the time but reconsidering I'd put Danny McGrain there and drop McKay with Gough & Butcher in central defence. Amended my team.

Every time i have a think, I change it, Iv'e just given up now.

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Gordon Banks

Gary Neville

Bobby Moore

Tony Adams

Ashley Cole

Paul Gascoigne

Bobby Charlton

Ryan Giggs

George Best

Kenny Dalglish

Alan Shearer

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Hmmm Roy Keane isn't one of us...My mistake.

Souness or Robson. I will have a think on it.

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1 hour ago, Locke said:

Gordon Banks

Gary Neville

Bobby Moore

Tony Adams

Ashley Cole

Roy Keane

Bobby Charlton

Ryan Giggs

George Best

Kenny Dalglish

Alan Shearer

No Gazza?

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40 minutes ago, The Realist said:

No Gazza?

Yes, wtf I originally picked him and then wrote Keane.

Substitute Keane for Gazza in my line up.

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1 minute ago, Locke said:

Yes, wtf I originally picked him and then wrote Keane.

Substitute Keane for Gazza in my line up.

See that's what happen's people name the team, somebody says what about so and so, you think how could i leave them out, the whole thing just goes round in circles.

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