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Greenhoff was a hero at both United and Stoke City


When Manchester United visit Stoke City on Sunday, the match will of course be played at the relatively new Brittania Stadium rather than the now demolished Victoria Ground where former United forward Jimmy Greenhoff spent seven years before joining brother Brian at Old Trafford in 1976. The highlight of Jimmy’s career came in the 1977 FA Cup Final where he scored United’s winning goal to deny Liverpool a famous Treble, an honor which was destined to be won by United itself 22 years later.

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Pogba will be worth all the hassle for United


Anyone who remembers the saga connected with the move of French youngster Gael Kakuta from French club Lens to Chelsea last year will realize how messy these type of transfers can become. Chelsea were initially banned from signing any players in the following two transfer windows due to their involvement in inducing Kakuta to break his contract at Lens. That ban was subsequently lifted but Manchester United faced similar sanctions over the wrangle of 17 year old Paul Pogba’s transfer from Le Havre before the issue was finally resolved.

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