A number 7 shirt holds some history at Manchester United. On many occasions, opponents have to fear the Red Devils’ number 7 player because they are mostly hard to deal with. Top scorers, great midfielder and legends wore that shirt and brought trophies. All in all, here are the top 5 best players who wore a number 7 shirt at Manchester United.
5. Davi Beckham
Un día como hoy, pero de 1995, debutaba Davi Beckham con el Manchester United, en un duelo ante el Leeds United. pic.twitter.com/7KQHCyQUcQ
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David Beckham was known for his range of passing, crossing ability and bending free-kicks as a right-winger. He has consistently ranked among the highest earners in football. At United, the English legend wore number 7.
4. Robson Bryan
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Robson Bryan moved to Manchester United in 1981 and became the longest-serving captain in the club’s history. Bryan scored 99 goals in 461 games under a number 7 shirt at Manchester United.
3. George Best
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After making his debut aged 17, George Best scored 179 goals from 470 appearances over 11 years. He was United’s top goalscorer in the league for five consecutive seasons. Best was one of the first celebrity footballers, earning the nickname “El Beatle” in 1966.