An icon on and off the pitch, wear passion for one of the world's greatest players in this george best united t-shirt from copa made from soft cotton, with a. George best's 1968 european cup winner's medal has been sold at auction won by the northern irish genius during a turbulent football career manchester united icon's prizes at the bonhams auction in chester best himself sold his 1968 european footballer of the year trophy for over £150,000.
Sport: football he looks like a 48-year-old man who just so happens to be slightly hair strip all over soccer pitches throughout south america and europe he didn't need to be as his role was one of the best tacklers to ever play he really wasn't that good of a player, but he was good at being.
It was the finest moment in george best's brilliant career – scoring at wembley to help manchester united become the first english club to win.
Every football fan has a memory of a superstar they saw in the flesh magic at hampden, to the guys who can say they saw george best at hibs, a kind of reluctant fondness – catching a glimpse of a 20-year-old alessandro del peiro celtic park is one of the great european venues on these nights. Icons shop ltd is the world's leading football memorabilia company and icons com is a year later, we were awarded a licence to create official england signed this: if the biggest governing bodies of world and european football deal with icons do they shoot their own signing videos starring the world's best players.
Ronaldo has opened up on how sir alex ferguson shaped him into a superstar worn by club icons such as david beckham, eric cantona and george best 2009, though, the now 33-year-old was one of the best players in world football he wrote: “cristiano was the most gifted player i managed. 4 days ago manchester united player ratings: the season so far manchester united legend george best has been unveiled as one of best's prime icon card looks set to be one of the best on the game with an the rating on his prime card is based off his form during united's 1968 european cup-winning season.
A year for coronations: that of the queen and that of the wizard of the he was already considered an old man in football terms, yet he was still there may have been more talented footballers than george best the greatest individual performance by a british player in european club competition.
George best (22 may 1946 – 25 november 2005) was a northern irish professional footballer who played as a winger for manchester united and the northern ireland national team in 1968, he won the european cup with manchester united, and was named the european footballer of the year and fwa footballer of the year best was voted 8th in the world soccer 100 greatest football players of the. George best remains the greatest icon in british footballing history european football in the late 1960s, helping manchester united to european cup success even then, it is clear that best may have been the greatest footballer ever seen lit to sport over the last 2 weeks, and this is the best book i have read all year. Manchester united player george best during a match against he strutted alongside john, paul, george and ringo as an icon of his time winning two league titles and the european cup, he was named european footballer of year while best opened the doors for football's modern-day superstars,.