What The Papers Said
"Manchester's rain extinguished the candles lit in the shrine to George Best on Sir Matt Busby Way, soaking all the scarves and shirts left in tribute, even staining cards with their inky scribbles, but it couldn't wash away the memories of those gathered in the cathedral of Old Trafford last night. As the rain finally ceased, as the tears rolled down the faces of fans and former players, as a haunting hush fell across the arena Best once filled with cheers, one club stood united in their grief for a legend."
Henry Winter, Daily Telegraph
Five days after his tragic death, George Best was given a haunting send-off by a tearful Old Trafford on 30 November 2005...