Date: 1st February 2016 at 5:03pm
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A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know the legends associated with Manchester United.

A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know the legends associated with Manchester United.

Name – Norman Whiteside

Date of Birth – 7th May 1965

Place of Birth – Belfast, Northern Ireland

Position – Midfielder
Striker

Youth career
1978-1982 – Manchester United

Senior career
1982-1989 – Manchester United
1989-1991 – Everton

International Career – Northern Ireland Schoolboys
1989 – Northern Ireland Under-23s
1982-1989 – Northern Ireland

Interesting Facts
1 – Whiteside scored a total of 68 goals in over 270 league and cup appearances for Manchester United over seven years.

2 – Whiteside won two FA Cup winners medals in 1983 and 1985 with Manchester United.

3 – Whiteside was sold to Everton in 1989 for a fee of £600,000.

4 – Whiteside retired just two years after joining Everton at the age of 26 due to a knee injury.

5 – Whiteside earned 38 caps for Norther Ireland and holds the record for being the youngest player to take part in a World Cup.