Twenty years ago Scottish footballer and BBC football pundit Alan Hansen famously said that Manchester United could not win with a line-up of children. He lamented their outgoing stars, and, very assuredly wrote them off. Some people have said he tipped the horse and not the jockey. Needless to say, hindsight is the best foresight and Manchester United went on to become the biggest and most successful club in English football history. They won the Champions League four years later with the same "kids".
Alan Hansen famously said Manchester United would never win with kids. He was wrong. United went on to become the biggest club in the world and the best in England by a country mile. Disagree? Read further.