24 May ~ Most fans accept that England are not good enough to win Euro 2012. Perhaps everyone has learned from embarrassing errors in judgement in the past. When the draw for the Euro 84 qualifiers put England in a group with Denmark, Hungary, Greece and Luxembourg, progression to the tournament was seen as a formality. In the end, the repercussions from losing out to an underestimated Danish side almost cost Bobby Robson his job. After the disastrous campaign Robson offered his resignation, suggesting that Brian Clough should take over. Steve Pye recounts the whole story on That 1980s Sports Blog.