Featured 16 Sep 1972 Image
Bobby Charlton, playing for Manchester United in what would be his last season for
Bobby Charlton, playing for Manchester United in what would be his last season for the club. The 1972/1973 season
He signed for Manchester United Youth Team in 1953, aged 15. He went on to appear for the first team in 1956 until he left in 1973. 606 appearances, and 199 goals later.
Charlton survived the Munich Air Disaster of February 1958, and was part of the team that lifted the European Cup in 1968.
Picture taken circa 16th September 1972