Man United Legends: The Return Of Eric Cantona vs. Liverpool

It’s the first day of October 1995 and Old Trafford has just erupted. This isn’t just any ordinary clash between the North-West giants. It is the return of the king.
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It’s the first day of October 1995 and Old Trafford has just erupted. This isn’t just any ordinary clash between the North-West giants. It is the return of the king.

Man United Legends: The Return Of Eric Cantona vs. Liverpool

Eric Cantona is back after eight months out and with his first few touches has supplied the cross from which Butt scored. The crowd goes wild, the players besiege the scorer and yet the calmest man in the place is the mercurial Frenchman.

Five minutes prior to this scene, the teams were emerging from the tunnel to a wall of noise. The stadium was awash with tricolour flags displaying Cantona’s visage and the fans were chanting their hero’s name to the tune of ‘La Marseillaise’.

And then he appeared; last out, collar popped and ready to go to work...

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Legendary Man United Moments: The Return Of Eric Cantona vs. Liverpool

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