Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton is lukewarm on the idea of Jose Mourinho replacing Sir Alex Ferguson in the Old Trafford hotseat.
Ferguson himself said recently the former Chelsea boss "could manage anywhere", a statement taken by many as backing for Mourinho as a future United manager.
But the Portuguese is not so popular in all corners of the club.
Former England soccer star Bobby Charlton carried the Olympic flame as it passed Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on Sunday.
The 74-year-old Charlton, who won the 1966 World Cup with England, was among 151 people to carry the torch from Manchester to Leeds in northern England.
Old Trafford is a football venue for the London Olympics and Charlton passed the statue at...
Former England soccer star Bobby Charlton carried the Olympic
flame as it passed Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on
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Manchester United All-Time Top Scorers - originally posted on Soccerlens.comManchester United’s top goalscorers of all time, from the legendary Sir Bobby Charlton to Best and Rooney, all the way through the great players of United’s illustrious past, including many from Sir Alex Ferguson’s time at United.
Also check out the Manchester United all-time appearance list.
Manchester United and England great Bobby Charlton has been unable to personally receive a Laureus Sports Awards honor because he had to undergo minor surgery.
Charlton won the lifetime achievement award in London on Monday, 54 years to the day after surviving the Munich air disaster that killed eight members of his Man United team.
But Laureus says the 74-year-old Charlton felt...
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February 06, 2012
The Flowers of Manchester - originally posted on Soccerlens.comDaniele (from Red Rants) has a written a moving piece on the Munich disaster – here’s an extract:
Sam couldn’t have been more focused if he had been watching a movie, so I moved on: “Harry Gregg, United’s keeper, had been thrown out the cabin after the impact along with Bobby Charlton.” “He had thought Charlton...
Manchester City Manchester UnitedManchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton is confident they’ll recover from their derby humiliation.read more
Manchester United great Bobby Charlton says he has been advising Wayne Rooney on how to curb his fiery temper on the pitch.
The burley striker will miss the entire group stage of the 2012 European Championship after receiving a three-game ban for kicking a player during England's last qualifier against Montenegro.
Charlton, now a Manchester United director, says: ''...
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October 31, 2011
Manchester United Ryan Giggs Sir Alex Ferguson Wayne RooneyManchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson feels Wayne Rooney has time on his side to overtake Sir Bobby Charlton as the club’s all-time record scorer.The 25 year old is presently ninth on the list, with 156 – 93 behind Charlton, who amassed an impressive 247 before his 17-year stint with the club ended in 1973. Ferguson...