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From The Stars: Sir Matt Busby and the Decline of Manchester United 1968-1974 John Ludden

From The Stars: Sir Matt Busby and the Decline of Manchester United 1968-1974

John Ludden

Published April 21st 2014
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264 pages
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On the 29th May 1968 Manchester United won the European Cup, just six years later they were relegated from Division One by one of their own, Denis Law.In his debut novel, acclaimed football writer John Ludden recounts the decline through the eyes ofMoreOn the 29th May 1968 Manchester United won the European Cup, just six years later they were relegated from Division One by one of their own, Denis Law.In his debut novel, acclaimed football writer John Ludden recounts the decline through the eyes of Sir Matt Busby, at once the hero and villain of the piece. How could a man regarded as Mr Manchester United preside over such a sharp decline?From The Stars is a tale of a football family torn apart by greed, jealousy, conceit and complacency. The 1968 triumph was illusory, a gift from the Gods perhaps. Could it be that Manchester United had, in fact, never stopped falling since the Munich air disaster of 1958?