Tony Book

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George Best in action at Old Trafford during a Division One game against Everton in 1968. Photograph:  Allsport

He could have been 75 on Saturday; he should have been 75 on Saturday. It would have been a big deal, the red and green memories; his ears would have (...)

 Former Manchester City and England midfielder Colin Bell has died at the age of 74. Photograph: PA Wire

Former Manchester City and England midfielder Colin Bell has died at the age of 74, the club have announced. Bell made 492 appearances and scored 152(...)

Manchester City’s Catalan manager Pep Guardiola during his team’s win at Old Trafford. Photograph: PA

In prospect, six weeks ago, in that golden age when Manchester United didn’t have a permanent manager, the derby looked like being the biggest obstacl(...)