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Genius George Best first game for Manchester United 50 Years Ago

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  1. steelballs

    steelballs BANNED BANNED

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    Genius George Best first game for Manchester United 50 Years Ago

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    Fifty years ago today, a 17-year-old from Northern Ireland called George Best stepped onto the Old Trafford pitch for the first time.

    It was September 14, 1963 and Matt Busby's Manchester United were playing West Bromwich Albion in a first division match, seeking to continue an unbeaten start to the season.

    Two years earlier, as Busby continued the rebuilding process following the tragedy at Munich, he received a telegram from club scout Bob Bishop, posted to Belfast, that read simply: 'I think I've found you a genius.'

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-2417824/George-Best-picture-special-Fifty-years-Manchester-United-debut.html#ixzz2erpSFBUV

    Best in his prime...

     
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  2. Goal Line Technology

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    He was so good that we named an airport after him :)

    [h=1]George Best football academy opens[/h]
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    An academy for young footballers named after George Best has opened in Belfast on the 50th anniversary of his debut for Manchester United

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    Greatest of greats
     
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    George Best!!! I wasn't aware about this great before reading this post. I checked youTube for George Best, watched some super actions of George.
     
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