Flowers of Manchester: the football world remembers Munich 60 years on

Guardian

The Busby Babes, current Manchester United players and legends of the game have been paying their respectsManchester United have been remembering their Flowers of Manchester, the eight players who died in Munich on 6 February 1958 on the way home from a European Cup quarter-final in Belgrade.In the cold snow of Munich, they laid down their livesBut they live on forever in our hearts and our mindsSo come all supporters and hold your heads highFor Manchester United will never die.#FlowersOfManchester pic.twitter.com/0yXWw9kUQv#FlowersOfManchester pic.twitter.com/4Utx6QLy0yLearn more about the tragedy which claimed 23 lives in Munich 60 years ago: https://t.co/AYztJMiJFz pic.twitter.com/WmjoP0VIUg Related: How the Munich disaster devastated – and changed – football journalism Tuesday marks 60 years since the Munich Air Di...

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