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United Legends - Shay Brennan

United Legends - Shay Brennan
A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know the legends associated with Manchester United.

Name - Seamus Anthony Brennan

Date of Birth - 6th May 1937

Place of Birth - Manchester, England

Position - Full back

Youth career -
1953-1957 - Manchester United

Senior career -
1957-1970 - Manchester United
1970-1974 - Waterford

International Career -
1965-1970 - Republic of Ireland
1970 - League of Ireland XI

Interesting Facts -
1 - Brennan`s first match with Manchester United was an FA Cup match against Sheffield Wednesday, the club`s first game after the Munich air disaster.

2 - Brennan helped Manchester United qualify for the 1965 and 1967 Division One championships.

3 - Brennan retired from United in 1970, playing in a total of 359 matches.

4 - Brennan became a player-manager for Waterford in 1970, winning them two titles in the process.

5 - Brennan earned 19 international caps for the Republic of Ireland.

Writer:Charlie Bacchus
Date:Tuesday November 24 2015
Time: 4:59PM

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