Mansfield Town picture of the day: Stags players return for training in 1968

1968 Mansfield Stags back in Training
1968 Mansfield Stags back in Training

This black and white image takes us back to the start of the 1968/69 season when Mansfield Town players returned to training,

The picture perfectly highlights how the game has dramatically changed with the heavy football just one thing that is very different from the modern game.

Stags finished the season 15th in the Third Division, while Leeds United were crowned First Division champions for the first time.

What do you remember about that season and football in that era? Email your views or any pictures you would like to share with us to Stephen Thirkill