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Best, George

Born: 1946 AD
Died: 2005 AD
Nationality: Irish
Categories: Soccer Player

1946 – George Best was born on the 25th of November in Belfast, Northern Ireland.


1961 – At the age of 15, he discovered in Belfast by Manchester United scout Bob Bishop.


1963-1974 – Played for Manchester United as a winger helping them to win the Football League First Division.


1968 – Named European Footballer of the Year and Football Writers’ Association Player.


1974 – His last game for the club was against Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road.


1983 – Retired from the game, at the age of 37.


1998 – Best became a football pundit on Sky Sports.


2004 – He agreed to join FA Premier League club Portsmouth F.C. as a youth coach.


2005 – He died on 25th of November and was buried in East Belfast.