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Dublin: 3 °C Friday 23 February, 2018

#The flowers of Manchester

# the-flowers-of-manchester - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

The lost genius of Irish football: Remembering Liam Whelan, Dublin's Busby Babe

Tuesday marks the 60th anniversary of the Munich Air Disaster, in which Irish football lost one of its sons, and through the words of his family, this is Liam Whelan’s story.

# the-flowers-of-manchester - Friday 6 February, 2015

Liverpool, Man City and Bohs pay tributes on 57th anniversary of Munich Air Disaster

Ireland’s Liam Whelan was one of eight Man United players to lose their life in the accident.