scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,143
George Best began as a great young prospect then turned to a superstar then to an icon for not only the footballing world but Britain itself Some may agree if you were to look up the word geezer in the dictionary there would be a picture of George underneath it It seems as if George would be more suited in a rock n roll band holding a guitar with a cigarette in his mouth rather than having a football at his feet along with the world In this essay I will be looking at the impact of Georges life and talent had not only on the world of football but the world itself George Best was the true epitome of sheer flamboyance he literally strolled through life as when he was done on thee football field he was always partying off it His drinking habits were well documented in the press and still are George will always be remembered for his wild lifestyle but his footballing skills were Godlike rivalling even the great Maradona and Pele Unfortunately for us we would never be able to see George produce his skills at the highest stage in football the World Cup as Northern Ireland never qualified For Manchester United though George won the first of his two championship medals in his first full season 1964-5 and collected another in season 1966-67 The following season scored 28 Goals from 41 appearances only to see United finish as runners-up but any Disappointments were quashed by helping his team to become the first English club to lift the European Cup With the score level at 1-1 with Benfica and the game in extra time it was Best at his impish best picking up a clearance from keeper Stepney 40 Yards from goal Best spun past his marker coolly ran in on goal side-stepped the keeper and slot the ball home to score United went on to beat the Portuguese
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA