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United Legends - John Aston Jr.

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

b>Name - John Aston

Date of Birth - 28th June 1947

Place of Birth - Manchester, England

Position - Left-winger

Youth career -
1962-1965 - Manchester United

Senior career -
1965-1972 - Manchester United
1972-1977 - Luton Town
1977-1978 - Mansfield Town
1978-1979 - Blackburn Rovers

Interesting Facts -
1 - Aston`s debut for Manchester United was against Leicester City in 1965.

2 - Aston was Man of the Match in the 1968 European Cup final against Benfica on 29th May 1968.

3 - During his career at Manchester United, Aston scored 27 goals in over 180 appearances.

4 - Aston`s father, John Aston Sr., was also a player for Manchester United and later became a coach for the team during his son`s time at the club.

5 - Aston ran a pet shop in Manchester after retiring from football.


Writer:Charlie Bacchus
Date:Monday January 11 2016
Time: 1:52PM

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