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Saturday 22 July 2017

Croatian football legend Davor Suker visits grave of George Best

Davor Suker at the grave of George Best. Pic HNS
Davor Suker at the grave of George Best. Pic HNS

Croatian football legend Davor Suker has visited the grave of George Best.

The president of the Croatian Football Federation is in the city ahead of his side's friendly with Northern Ireland.

Ex-Real Madrid, Arsenal and West Ham player Suker visited the final resting place of the iconic Belfast legend on Tuesday at Roselawn.

Best died in 2005 following a long battle with alcoholism.

He became a legend for his on field talents with Manchester United and winning the European Cup.

He played 37 times for Northern Ireland, scoring nine goals.

Belfast Telegraph

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