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The greatest most successful British football manager is?!


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Born 26th: May 1909
Management Career: Manchester United
Major Honours: European Cup 1968

When Matt Busby took over at Manchester United in 1945 their stadium was a bombed – out wreck and the club was bankrupt. Busby had been expected to coach Liverpool, the side he had played for, but the Scot had also played for Manchester City, and perhaps due to his fondness for Manchester, it was United that he chose to manage. That decision was the turning point in United’s history. During Busby’s 26- year reign at Old Trafford they won five Championships and were runners – up seven times. Were victors in two FA Cup finals and lifted the European cup once, having appeared in four European Cup semi – finals. Read the full story

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FLASHBACK: Garry Birtles nearly died for a goal


In a revealing confession to The Telegraph this week former Manchester United record signing Garry Birtles recalled the torment he went through over thirty years ago when he could not buy a goal for love nor money during his first eleven month period at Old Trafford. He explains what he thinks Chelsea £50m signing Fernando Torres must be going through as he desperately searches for that breakthrough at his new club. It’s an interesting tale which will also bring many memories to older United fans as they remember the frustrating struggle Birtles went through all those years ago.

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Sir Alex warns rivals 'United will NEVER surrender'


The boss is fighting mad, his Manchester United side is facing a backs to the wall fight to regain the title. And nobody does siege mentality better than the Sir Alex Ferguson. It doesn’t matter who has upset him, whether it be the authorities, the media, fans, referees or fellow managers, when it comes to the crunch and United are under threat, the blockade is put in place. Former United defender Gary Pallister played under Sir Alex for 9 years winning four titles and three FA Cups. He told M.E.N’s Stuart Mathieson “I saw it for the first time in 1990”

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