Manchester United 1968: Triumph after Munich tragedy


Manchester United and Barcelona meet on Saturday at Wembley for the final of the Champions League.

In 1968 Manchester United became the first English side to win the European Cup, as it was then known, when they beat the Portuguese club Benfica 4-1.

That was 10 years after the Munich air disaster, in which eight of the talented young squad were killed.

Former Manchester United player David Sadler, and life-long fan Brian Hughes, talk about their memories of that time.

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