Ever since Bobby Charlton and his men led England to victory in the 1966 World Cup, the English national team has never quite been able to return to successes achieved on that day. Year upon year and tournament upon tournament, the whole country is tormented by unrequited hope and overly ambitious expectation. But not since the days of Charlton has an England team made the final...
Sir Bobby Charlton is the Manchester United legend of Manchester United legends. He’s regarded as one of the greatest midfielders of all time, and an essential member of the England national team which won the 1966 World Cup and Ballon d’Or.
He played almost all of his club football at United, where he became renowned for his attacking instincts and passing abilities from midfield...
Horrendous Twitter Gaffe – Man Utd make a mess of their History - originally posted on Soccerlens.comManchester United enjoyed a great weekend on the pitch after a long time. They came back from a goal down to earn a victory in the league against Sunderland after suffering two consecutive league defeats against Man City and West Brom respectively. But, it was yet another embarrassing...
Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton has revealed that Wayne Rooney is 'happy' at Old Trafford and he has 'no doubt' that the forward can break his long-standing record as United's all-time leading goalscorer.
The summer transfer window was dominated by speculation linking Rooney with a move to Chelsea after Sir Alex Ferguson suggested at the end of last...
Sir Bobby Charlton thinks that Wayne Rooney will remain with Manchester United this season despite the bid from Chelsea and the claim that Arsenal will meet his salary demands. Charlton believes Wayne Rooney will stay and even break his goal-scoring record.
Earlier this month, Man U rejected a bid from Chelsea for the young striker and renknowned scorer. It is thought that Wayne...
Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton is lukewarm on the idea of Jose Mourinho replacing Sir Alex Ferguson in the Old Trafford hotseat.
Ferguson himself said recently the former Chelsea boss "could manage anywhere", a statement taken by many as backing for Mourinho as a future United manager.
But the Portuguese is not so popular in all corners of the club.
Former England soccer star Bobby Charlton carried the Olympic flame as it passed Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on Sunday.
The 74-year-old Charlton, who won the 1966 World Cup with England, was among 151 people to carry the torch from Manchester to Leeds in northern England.
Old Trafford is a football venue for the London Olympics and Charlton passed the statue at...
Former England soccer star Bobby Charlton carried the Olympic
flame as it passed Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on
Manchester United and England great Bobby Charlton has been unable to personally receive a Laureus Sports Awards honor because he had to undergo minor surgery.
Charlton won the lifetime achievement award in London on Monday, 54 years to the day after surviving the Munich air disaster that killed eight members of his Man United team.
But Laureus says the 74-year-old Charlton felt...
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February 06, 2012
Manchester United great Bobby Charlton says he has been advising Wayne Rooney on how to curb his fiery temper on the pitch.
The burley striker will miss the entire group stage of the 2012 European Championship after receiving a three-game ban for kicking a player during England's last qualifier against Montenegro.
Charlton, now a Manchester United director, says: ''...
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October 31, 2011