NOSTALGIA: Mansfield Town players warm up for 1966/67 season

1966 Stags players return to training
1966 Stags players return to training

Mansfield Town’s players are pictured going through their pre-season training routines ahead of the 1966/67 season.

Stags kicked off the Division Three season with a 2-1 win at Walsall as English football basked in the glory of the national team’s World Cup win.

Mansfield enjoyed a solid season and finished 9th in the table with 20 wins out of their 46 games.

It was a season full of goals for Mansfield with the club finding the back of the net 84 times in 46 games.

The league was won by QPR, with Middlesborough also being promoted that season.