November 29, 2021
George Best (born 22 May 1946 - died 25 November 2005) was a Northern Irish footballer best known for his performances for Manchester United in the 1960s and 1970s. Red is popular and is considered the best number 7, and along with Ryan Giggs and Bobby Charlton, one of the best players in the history of the club, Best is one of the first figures and celebrities in the world of football. He was an intelligent player with an extraordinary technique, many experts recognize him as one of the best and most talented players in the history of football. His legendary triangle is engraved with the heads of Bobby Charlton and Dennis La for football fans, who won the Champions League in 1968, and Best won the Ballon d'Or the same year. "Alcohol was the only enemy I felt weak in the face of, but if he was my coach he could have controlled me," he said in a biography published by the British publication Century.