Tag Archives: Liam Whelan

The Journey From 1 to 19 – Part Two

By James Johnson. Read the full journey: The Journey From 1 to 19 1955/56 Four years after the first title of the Busby era the title was back at Old Trafford in emphatic fashion. Manchester United won the league by 11 points from nearest challengers Blackpool. With Tommy Taylor getting 25 league goals to himself […]

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Legends: Liam ‘Billy’ Whelan

By Worried Turkey. Liam ‘Billy’ Whelan: aged 22, forward, 96 appearances, 52 goals, 4 Republic of Ireland caps. Billy was a magician with a ball at his feet. I really don’t think he knew how good he was or how much better he could have become. A world-class forward, there is no doubt about that. […]

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