A journey through the highlights of United history which is guaranteed to make any fan's heart swell with pride
From the thousands of matches ever played by Manchester United, stretching from their roots as Newton Heath to the present-day colossus that has racked up more league titles and FA Cups than any other club, here are 50 of United's most glorious, epochal, and thrilling games of all. Expertly presented in evocative historical context, and described incident-by-incident in atmospheric detail, this book offers a terrace ticket back in time, taking in everything from the dark days of Munich to the unmatched League/FA Cup/Champions League Treble. An irresistible cast list of club legends—Tommy Taylor, Duncan Edwards, and Bobby Charlton, George Best, Ryan Giggs, and Paul Scholes—springs to life in a thrilling selection of hard-fought derby matches, landmark European nights, and league and cup exploits.
About the Author
A former editor of the Manchester United magazine, Rob Clark spent two years working on the Manchester United Opus, a definitive history of the club. Rob collaborated on Andy Murray's 77: My Road to Wimbledon Glory and has worked on official British Lions publications; but he always returns to United, his first and greatest sporting love.