Manchester United - The Holy Trinity Is Now Truly Immortal
UK time is: 03:19:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

The Holy Trinity Is Now Truly Immortal

Sir Matt Busby is not lonely anymore: three of his players joined him in front of Old Trafford.

I am of course talking about the unveiling of the Holy Trinity Statue in front of Old Trafford. The memorial is the work of Philip Jackson and stands opposite of Sir Matt Busby's who is now looking down on them kindly.

Dennis Law and Bobby Charlton, fortunately, are still alive and therefore are able to witness the memorial which, in my honest opinion, is a great piece of art. Georgie Best hasn't lived to see it but he will be delighted that his words have come true: we won't remember about the rubbish, just the football when we look upon this statue.

It is really fitting that on the 40th anniversary of the first European Cup we won the third: the legacy of Busby and the Holy Trinity was honoured by the current crop who did not ruin this year of significance.

The Journalist

Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday May 29 2008

Time: 6:31PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
"I spent alot of money on booze,birds and fast cars,the rest I just squandered"....Bestie you were a legend.I'm looking forward to coming back and seeing Sir Matt and his star pupils.
Report Abuse
29/05/2008 18:50:00

Those three are some of the best players United have ever had. They rightly take their place alongside Sir Matt. I really felt for Sir Bobby this season - it must have been so hard to concentrate on United now when all you can think of is fifty years ago, and what might have been. It's so special that we managed to win the Champions League fifty years after Munich. Welldone United - you did it for the Babes.
Man utd champions
Report Abuse
10/06/2008 16:23:00


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

Leicester v United - Team-Sheets (Saturday November 28 2015)

United Back in for Brazilian? (Saturday November 28 2015)

Leicester v United - Facts and Figures (Saturday November 28 2015)

Wilson Joins Brighton! (Friday November 27 2015)

You`re Supposed to be a Role Model! (Thursday November 26 2015)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Man City 14 9 2 3 +16 29
2. Leicester City 14 8 5 1 +8 29
3. Man Utd 14 8 4 2 +10 28
4. Arsenal 13 8 2 3 +12 26
5. Spurs 13 6 6 1 +13 24
6. Crystal Palace 14 7 1 6 +5 22
7. Everton 14 5 6 3 +8 21

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

We Deserved A Point - Garde
Aston Villa : 28/11/2015 19:55:00
AFC Bournemouth : 28/11/2015 19:31:01
Buzz on the Spot - City v Southampton
Man City : 28/11/2015 19:31:00
Leicester City : 28/11/2015 19:16:00
Sunderland : 28/11/2015 18:46:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Leicester v Manchester United?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Home win! 20%
Away Win! 70%
Score Draw! 10%
0-0 Bore! 0%