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Artist or CreatorDavid Langdon
Title or Caption"I'll be glad when this police protection duty's over, Mr. Best ..."
Extent1 item
Published bySunday Mirror
Date04 Nov 1971
FormatArtwork
Size19 x 26.50cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcript11
Person DepictedBest; George (1946-2005)
NotesNews: 2 Nov; George Best, of Manchester United was refused permission by his club to play for Northern Ireland against Spain in Belfast. Best, a Protestant, had recently received letter threatening his life and for the past few weeks has been under police protection.
Subjectsdeath threats
Games
Sports
football
Police
football players
football matches
Irish
Northern Ireland
Copyright contact details22nd Floor One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AP 020 7293 3700 desk@mirrorpix.com
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
Relates to cartoon21385

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