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United Legends - Willie Morgan

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

Name - William Morgan

Date of Birth - 2nd October 1944

Place of Birth - Sauchie, Alloa, Scotland

Position - Winger

Senior career -
1960-1968 - Burnley
1968-1975 - Manchester United
1975-1976 - Burnley
1976-1980 - Bolton Wanderers
1977 - Chicago Sting (loan)
1978-1980 - Minnesota Kicks (loan)
1980-1981 - Blackpool

International Career -
1967-1974 - Scotland

Interesting Facts -
1 - Morgan scored his first goal for Burnley in the Boxing Day victory over Manchester United, with the game result being 6-1.

2 - Morgan scored 34 goals for Manchester United.

3 - Morgan played in the World Cup Final in Germany in 1974.

4 - During his time at Manchester United, the song Willie Morgan on the Wing by Tristar Airbus was dedicated to Morgan.

5 - Morgan earned 21 caps for Scotland, including featuring in the 1974 World Cup.

Writer:Charlie Bacchus
Date:Wednesday December 2 2015
Time: 2:17PM

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