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Best Quotes on Norman Whiteside, the new George Best of the 1980s

Norman Whiteside

“If Norman had a yard more pace he would have been one of the greatest players ever produced in British football”. – Sir Alex Ferguson gave a lot of insights about his first six years before winning the league title at Man United in his book Alex Ferguson: 6 Years at United “He would be classed, certainly, as a Busby ...

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Greatest Quotes on Paul McGrath

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  Paul McGrath is one of the greatest heroes in Irish sporting history. McGrath was a marvelous centre-back with a lot of class and his skillful displays week-in, week-out were second to none of today’s footballers. McGrath certainly ranks high among the great defenders in the history of Manchester United. Paul McGrath’s 14-year long career was greatly hampered by injuries ...

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Best Quotes about Patrice Evra

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                                 Picture Source “It was not merely on the pitch that Evra made his mark for the Bianconeri, but undoubtedly in the dressing room too, his bubbly, larger than life personality rubbing off positively on his peers, whilst he also showed genuine leadership qualities and ...

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Greatest Quotes about Jimmy Murphy

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Image source Sir Matt Busby once said that Jimmy Murphy was his first and best signing for Manchester United. The playing career of both Murphy and Busby ended prematurely because of the war. According to Stephen Morrin’s book The Munich Air Disaster, the 25-year long partnership between Murphy and Sir Matt Busby came about in 1945. Sergeant Jimmy Murphy and Company Sergeant Major ...

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Roy Keane quotes: Greatest Quotes about Roy Keane

“He looked like a Manchester United player as soon as I saw him. We played him at Forest and the way he played told me a lot about the lad. His determination, his energy, his attitude to losing and winning told me something about him before we even got him. With Roy Keane present, keeping the ball was never a ...

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