Football Association 150th Anniversary Pictures

The great and the good from the past were in attendance at Holborn for the start of the Football Association's 150th anniversary celebrations.

Former England managers Graham Taylor, Terry Venables, Sven-Goran Eriksson and Fabio Capello joined incumbent Roy Hodgson, as Capello and his replacement joked with FA chairman David Bernstein.

Soccer - Football Association's 150th Anniversary Year Celebrations Launch - Grand Connaught Rooms

FA 150th Celebrations

World Cup winners Sir Bobby Charlton, Martin Peters and George Cohen were present with England appearance record-holder Peter Shilton, as well as Alan Shearer, Sol Campbell and Michael Owen.

Germans Oliver Bierhoff and Lothar Matthäus and Frenchmen Patrick Vieira and Marcel Desailly were the overseas guests.