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Thursday, May 27, 1999 Published at 01:41 GMT 02:41 UK


Conquerors of Europe



Manchester United are the first English club to achieve the dream treble of the Premiership, FA and European Cup trophies. Here BBC News Online looks at the players who took part in Barcelona and the build up to one of the most remarkable European Cup finals in history.
HISTORY

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Relive the years when European trophies were regularly won by English clubs, plus Bayern's greatest era and how English clubs both lost and won the European Cup against the German giants.
  • When England conquered Europe
  • Germany's great team: Bayern Munich
  • Leeds 1975: Bayern's controversial win
  • Villa 1982: England's revenge
  • Bayern v English clubs: The full record
  • United v German clubs: The full record
    HEAD TO HEAD

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    How does the current United team compare with the side which won the European Cup in 1968. And the two architects of Old Trafford, side by side.
  • Ferguson and Busby: The men who built Old Trafford
  • 1968 v 1999: Who would win United's euro battle?

    PLAYERS

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    The men who carried their club's hopes - profiles of both squads, a tribute to Peter Schmeichel and an exclusive interview with Dwight Yorke.
  • Schmeichel: Great Dane says goodbye
  • Yorke: 'My World Cup final'
  • United squad guide
  • Bayern squad guide

    FANS' EYE VIEW

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    Supporters discuss prospects for the final with a former United manager. Plus why so many fans dislike the Old Trafford club and the financial motive for supporting your club.
  • Wilf McGuinness: Former boss answers your questions
  • Why we hate United?
  • Share in your success: Football money




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