This Week in Football History: Manchester United reach the promised land

“And Solskjaer has won it!”
“And Solskjaer has won it!”

In his second piece on European Cup finals, Adrian North looks back on the greatest night in Manchester United history...

"Only Celtic, Ajax and PSV had won the treble before, and that was Jock Stein's Celtic and Cruyff and Michels' Ajax - two of the greatest sides the game has ever seen. And Fergie was no Stein, and he was certainly no Michels... Or so we thought until the evening of May 26, 1999."

Adrian North


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