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Portrait of United legend Sir Bobby Charlton unveiled today

Sir Bobby Charlton Credit: PA

A specially commissioned portrait of Sir Bobby Charlton is to be unveiled in Manchester later today.

The painting of the Manchester United and England legend is at the National Football Museum.

Sir Bobby Charlton Credit: PA

It's being sold to raise funds for Sir Bobby's 'Find a Better Way' charity.

Sir Bobby Charlton Credit: PA

Man Utd fan's appeal to find man who saved his life

If someone were to save your life, you'd want to say thank you - and a football fan's desperate to say it in person to the good samaritan who kept him alive.

Chris Madden collapsed as he left Old Trafford after Manchester United's game against Burnley last month.

Fans walked past Chris, thinking he was drunk - but in fact he was having a heart attack. Chris says one man, who stopped, recognised his life was in danger and helped him. He thinks he was a doctor or had medical training. Today Chris spoke to Sarah Rogers about his quest to find him:

If you are the man who helped Chris, or know who he is, please call Granada Reports on 0161 952 6002 or email You can also message us on Facebook


Mourinho given one-match ban and fined £50k for misconduct

The United manager has been fined £50,000 by the Football Association. Credit: PA

Manchester United manager José Mourninho has been given a one-match touchline ban and fined £50,000 after he accepted two misconduct charges, the FA has announced.

Mourinho admitted to "using abusive and/or insulting" language towards referee Mark Clattenburg and was also fined £50,000 for comments about referee Anthony Taylor.


Patrice Evra in No Racism panda video

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Patrice Evra has posted a video of himself dressed as a panda in a bid to curb racism.

The former Manchester United left-back captioned the short Instagram video with the message:

Be like my panda! I'm black, white, Asian and chubby!


Who wants to be a panda?!

I love this game.

– Patrice Evra

Liverpool & Manchester United fans praised for behaviour

Zlatan Ibrahimovic tackles Liverpool's Nathaniel Clyne during the game at Anfield Credit: Picture by Matt McNulty Sportimage/PA Images

Merseyside Police have praised fans from both Liverpool and Manchester United after last night's game at Anfield.

The fixture has been the subject of offensive chants and violence in recent times, but fans were praised for their 'exemplary' behaviour before, during and after the game.

There is a great rivalry between our fans and it was pleasing to see supporters being respectful throughout a game watched in over 200 countries.

– Merseyside Police Match Commander Superintendent Paul White
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