Quote of the Week

“I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars,” George Best once said. “The rest I just squandered.”

Arguably one of the best footballers of his generation (137 goals in 361 appearances for Manchester United, 205 in a career spanning 579 appearances for all clubs), he once stole a fur coat and passport from Miss World, struggled with alcohol, and died five years ago, age 59.

Much loved and missed, still.


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One Response to Quote of the Week

  1. Kzinti says:

    Sports legends, known as much for their antics off the field as those on the field.

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