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George Best to join San Jose Earthquakes

Title
George Best to join San Jose Earthquakes
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:02:44
Description
Report on George Best’s offer by Middlesbrough of £1,500 per match. Includes interviews with Best and Middlesbrough manager Bobby Murdoch, who says Best has let people down. Best says he cannot justify such a huge pay cheque from a struggling club. Instead he has decided to fly to San Francisco to play for San Jose Earthquakes. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
George Best; Bobby Murdoch
Keywords
USA; Sport; Association football; Football players; San Francisco; George Best; Contracts; Middlesbrough Football Club; San Jose Earthquakes

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