Remembering Doncaster Busby Babe David Pegg on 60th anniversary of Munich Air Disaster
Exactly 60 years ago today, football suffered its darkest day when a glittering generation of footballers lost their lives in a tragedy that sent shockwaves around the globe.
The date was February 6, 1958 and that’s when disaster unfolded on a snow-covered German airport runway as Manchester United, one of the world’s most famous clubs, returned from an overseas fixture.
Among those who lost their lives in the Munich Air Disaster was Doncaster-born starlet David Pegg.
He was one of the so-called Busby Babes, his life cruelly snuffed out at the age of just 22 in the tragedy which will be... read more
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