Munich Remembered

The world of football to remember one of the sport's darkest hours, on the 57th anniversary of the Munich air disaster on 6th Februaury.

On 8th of February at Kudghat Tarun Dall Club's ground, Manchester United Fans Club Kolkata and Football Is In Our Blood (FIIOB) Group are coming together to pay tribute to the Eight United players who lost their lives on 6th February 1958, when BEA flight G-ALZU crashed on the third take-off attempt after re-fuelling in Germany on the way back from a European Cup success at Red Star Belgrade on its 57th year.

To mark the event, football teams from both groups are gathering to play an exhibition match from 1.30PM. A minute's silence will be observed before the match starts in remembrance of the disaster.

There will also be few pre match events paying tribute to the babes.So here on behalf of MUFC-K and FIIOB inviting all the football fans to be a part of this event as February 6th, 1958 was not only a black day in the history of Manchester United, but also for football in general.