George Best

George Best (sometimes Geordie Best) (22 May 1946 ƒ?? 25 November 2005) was a Northern Irish professional footballer who played as a winger for Manchester United and the Northern Ireland national team. In 1968 he won the European Cup with United, and was named the European Footballer of the Year and FWA Footballer of the Year. He is described by the national team’s governing body, the Irish Football Association, as the greatest player to ever pull on the green shirt of Northern Ireland”. “