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Top 5 Manchester United players of all time

Man Utd is probably one of the most recognized football clubs in the world. Find out the top 5 greatest players to ever play for the club.

1.Ryan Giggs

Giggs played his entire professional career for Manchester United. He won 13 Premier League winner’s medals, four FA Cup winner’s medals, three League Cup winner’s medals, two UEFA Champions League winner’s medals, a FIFA Club World Cup winners medal, an Intercontinental Cup winner’s medal, a UEFA Super Cup winner’s medal and nine FA Community Shield winner’s medals during his time with the club. Also, do you know that throughout his 24-season playing career for Manchester United, he was never sent-off.


2.Bobby Charlton

Readers of Inside United and voted Charlton as the fourth greatest Manchester United player of all time in 2011. He scored 249 goals throughout his time with the club. To date, despite being a midfielder, he is the second all-time top scorer of Manchester United FC.

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3.Eric Cantona

Nicknamed as ‘King Eric’ by the Red Devils supporters, Cantona spent 5 years at the club. Despite being one of the most skilful footballers to have ever graced the beautiful game, he was also a controversial player. His most controversial act has to be when he kicked a fan in the chest during a match between Man Utd and Crystal Palace FC. He retired at the age of 30 and began his acting career in French cinema and continues to do so till this very day.

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4.Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo is one of the most successful players in the world right now. He played for 5 years with Man Utd. When he started his career with the club, he was regarded as the most expensive teenager in English football history because of his £12.24 million transfer fee.

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5.Wayne Rooney

Rooney played playing for Man Utd from 2004 till 2017. On his first appearance, he scored a hat-trick and it made Rooney the youngest player to score a hat-trick in the Champions League aged 18 years. He is the all-time top scorer of Manchester United FC with 259 goals in 559 appearances.

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