40 Giggs will become only the seventh footballer to play beyond his 40th birthday in the Premier League when he next turns out for Manchester United. His former United team-mate Teddy Sheringham holds the record as the oldest outfield player ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
1 George Best The ultimate talent: sublime, destructive and for a few breathtaking years utterly beyond restraint. It was maybe inevitable that a flame so fierce should burn so quickly. 2 Bobby Charlton A great player and a scorer of ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
Sir Robert "Bobby" Charlton CBE (born 11 October 1937 in Ashington, Northumberland) is a former English professional football player who won the World Cup and was named the European Footballer of the Year in 1966. He played almost all of his club football at Manchester United, where he became renowned for his attacking instincts from midfield and his ferocious long-range shot.
He began to play for... Full Article At Wikipedia.org