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BELGRADE '58

This is the Manchester United team that took to the field against Red Star Belgrade on 5th February 1958. It was the second leg of the European Cup, three weeks earlier United had beaten Red Star 2- 1 at Old Trafford. By half time at Stadion JNA a crowd of 55,000 had been silenced as a goal from Dennis Viollet and two from Bobby Charlton had United a three goal lead. Red Star rallied after the break and the game ended in a 3 – 3 draw which was enough to take United to the semi-final 5 – 4 on aggregate. The following day 5 members of the team that played in Belgrade would lose their lives in the Munich Air Disaster, alongside 3 other United players and 15 other passengers.

Prints available in sizes 1000 x 700mm and 594 x 420mm.
All prints come numbered and signed by the artist, Bernard Kelly.
Prints produced by Fine Art printer William Chitham.

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1. Bill Foulkes
2. Harry Gregg MBE
3. Roger Byrne
4. Eddie Colman
5. Mark Jones
6. Duncan Edwards
7. Kenny Morgans
8. Sir Bobby Charlton CBE
9. Tommy Taylor
10. Dennis Viollet
11. Albert Scanlon
12. Sir Matt Busby KCSG, CBE