SIR GEOFF WURST?
Sporting citizens of the world!
For the upcoming World Cup,
Sky Bet is going global and we
asked England legends to go global too.
Legends including Gary Neville, Terry Butcher
and Sir Geoff undertook an Ancestry DNA test
and went on a voyage of discovery
to find out if they had a connection to
another nation in this World Cup.
Sir Geoff Hurst had a nagging worry for
over 50 years that he might be German,
with the German-sounding surname of
"Blick" appearing in his family history.
The story got some huge press coverage:
Here's the big reveal film: