Reading the newspaper the morning after, the tributes and coverage of his death were equal to that of a major statesman. Growing up as a kid in the early Seventies playing football over the park, if you were a forward you were George Best, a defender, Bobby Moore. Not for him the clenched fist machismo characterised by the modern game, more of a cool, calm approach of a master craftsman. People have certain days that stay in the memory like where they were when both Kennedy and Lennon were shot, for me this day is of at least equal importance, part of my childhood has just died. Oh, by the way, the result was Arsenal 0, Leeds United 0.
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