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United Legends - Norman Whiteside

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

Name - Norman Whiteside

Date of Birth - 7th May 1965

Place of Birth - Belfast, Northern Ireland

Position - Midfielder
Striker

Youth career -
1978-1982 - Manchester United

Senior career -
1982-1989 - Manchester United
1989-1991 - Everton

International Career - Northern Ireland Schoolboys
1989 - Northern Ireland Under-23s
1982-1989 - Northern Ireland

Interesting Facts -
1 - Whiteside scored a total of 68 goals in over 270 league and cup appearances for Manchester United over seven years.

2 - Whiteside won two FA Cup winners medals in 1983 and 1985 with Manchester United.

3 - Whiteside was sold to Everton in 1989 for a fee of £600,000.

4 - Whiteside retired just two years after joining Everton at the age of 26 due to a knee injury.

5 - Whiteside earned 38 caps for Norther Ireland and holds the record for being the youngest player to take part in a World Cup.

Writer:Charlie Bacchus
Date:Monday February 1 2016
Time: 5:03PM

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