Manchester City v Don Revie’s International All Stars XI Ken Barnes Testimonial 1974/75

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CITY V DON REVIE’S INTERNATIONAL ALL STARS XI

Ken Barnes Testimonial

28th April 1975

Attendance ???

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The visitor’s included such notables as Bobby Charlton, Denis Law, George Best, Gordon Banks, Frank McLintock and Malcolm McDonald. The referee was no less a personage than Jack Taylor.
There was also a showbiz seven a side game in which the guest list included Bob Greaves, David Lloyd, Harry Pilling, Clive Lloyd, Gareth Edwards, Alex Murphy, Bernard Manning, George Roper, Jimmy Tarbuck and Bobby Johnstone.
Despite the highly impressive turnout, Ken doesn’t remember too much about the game other than that it allseemed to happen very quickly: “It all happened in a bit of a rush I remember. Still it was very nice to see all those famous faces turn out for me
Taken from THIS SIMPLE GAME THE FOOTBALLING LIFE OF KEN BARNES as told by Jimmy Wagg

 

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