Olga Korbut in tears at the 1972 Munich Olympics
Gymnastics - 1972 Munich Olympics - Women's Individual All-Around Final
An emotional Olga Korbut of the Sovviet Union after a disastrous uneven bars routine cost her a medal in the individual competition in the Sports Hall, Olympic Park, Munich, West Germany. Her open display of tears captivated the Munich audience and endeared her to millions watching on television around the world.
At the 1972 Games the 17 year-old Korbut won gold medals in the balance beam, floor exercises, and team event, and a silver in the uneven bars.
The West German team celebrate Herbert Wimmer (6) goal in the final of Euro 72
Football - 1972 UEFA European Football Championship - Final: West Germany 3 Soviet Union 0
West Germany's Herbert Wimmer is congratulated after scoring his side's second goal in the Heysel Stadium, Brussels. From left to right: Josef Heynckes (#9), Gerd Muller (#13), Gunter Netzer (#10), Wimmer (#6), Uli Hoeness (#8), Erwin Kremers (#11).
Gerd Muller celebrates his goal with Franz Beckenbauer in the final of Euro 72
Football - 1972 UEFA European Championship - Final: West Germany 3 Soviet Union 0 (18/06/1972)
West Germany's Gerd Muller, right, celebrates his goal with captain Franz Beckenbauer during the game in Heysel Stadium, Brussels, Belgium.
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