When I was beginning to appreciate football back in the mid-80’s there were two outstanding players who played in England or had played in England and were known for their amazing creativity and intelligence in the game. Especially in an era where work-rate, sweat and hard tackles were the standards required by players, these two players rose above that level of mundane football to inject vision, incisive passes and glorious shots.
One of those players was Liam Brady and it was an absolute delight to come across this tribute to the player which as with any tribute only begins to tell the story of just how brilliant a player he was. Enjoy.
As for that second player …