Best: 50 years on

George Best

As George Best skips past Ron Harris’ desperate challenge there is only the inevitable to come; the flying Ulsterman bares down on goal, selling the stopper an outrageous dummy, before scoring low into the net. He drops to his knees, praising the heavens. One of Best’s defining moments is captured. The goal, scored against Chelsea […]

Five years on


For those Manchester United fans born in the 1970s or later, George Best is remembered predominantly in archive footage and countless YouTube video tributes. A remarkable man both on and off the pitch, Best retains the affection of millions despite – and perhaps because of – the many controversies in his life. Five years on […]