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Alcoholism, violence and neglect: life as George Best's son

LONDON (AP) There's one place where the memory of George Best is forever of the stylish winger who bamboozled defenders and thrilled fans. Immortalized in bronze outside Old Trafford, a statue featuring Best is as much as a crowd-puller as the Manchester United icon was in his footballing prime. It's where Best's only child now goes for a glimpse at what one of the game's first...
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March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

CL tie evokes Busby memories

While the Portuguese giants are not one of the favourites for this season's Champions League, they do have a rich history in the competition. Winners twice, Benfica were also beaten finalists in 1968 when United became the first English team to lift the European Cup. Two years earlier, George Best had set the world alight with a mesmeric performance against the Eagles at the Stadium...
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November 22, 2011  |  Discuss

Jesus shrugs off PL theory

With its high excitement factor and end-to-end tactics, the competition has become a major draw worldwide. Most countries have bought TV rights, which in turn has brought in finance to help attract many of the world's best players at some stage in their careers. However, Jesus for one is not convinced the fayre on offer in England has outstripped the abilities on show in Spain, Germany...
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November 21, 2011  |  Discuss

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