Class of '92: The Official Story of the Team That Transformed United

Overview

In May 1992, Fergie's Fledglings won the FA Youth Cup for the first time in a generation, since the era of George Best. David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Gary Neville and Paul Scholes were all part of United's youth set-up in 1992 - by 2011, they had won 42 league title medals between them and all of them played a key role in United's famous Treble-winning side of 1999. Their achievements will surely never be matched. On the 20th Anniversary of their win, their story reveals how sometimes dreams really do ...

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Overview

In May 1992, Fergie's Fledglings won the FA Youth Cup for the first time in a generation, since the era of George Best. David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Gary Neville and Paul Scholes were all part of United's youth set-up in 1992 - by 2011, they had won 42 league title medals between them and all of them played a key role in United's famous Treble-winning side of 1999. Their achievements will surely never be matched. On the 20th Anniversary of their win, their story reveals how sometimes dreams really do come true.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781471102639
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
  • Publication date: 10/9/2012
  • Series: MUFC Series
  • Pages: 272
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Ian Marshall was born in Lancashire, and first went to Old Trafford in 1973. He is the author of three books on Manchester United, most recently Class of 92, and has also been the author of the bestselling Playfair Cricket Annual since 2009. He lives in Eastbourne.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1 Gentlemen Ferrets and the Busby Legacy 9

2 How to Impress a Mop and Other Lessons 29

3 The Sound of Glass Almost Breaking 57

4 A Local Affair 77

5 The Fledglings Take to the Wing 93

6 That's Sol, Folks 109

7 A Trip to the Palace 125

8 The Magnificent Seventh 143

9 Making the Step Up or Crashing Out 161

10 No Way Through for Some 189

11 Treble Top and Beyond 217

12 The Master Class of 92 239

Appendix 257

Bibliography 261

Acknowledgements 263

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