Arsenal V Manchester United: Lake Tanganyika And New York Mark Historic Encounter
EXCITABLE BBC football commentator Jonathan Pearce presents the Most Tortuous Introduction of the Week:
Sunday marks the 142nd anniversary of one of history’s most famous meetings. It didn’t take place at Old Trafford, but 4,400 miles away on Lake Tanganyika. New York journalist Henry Stanley walked out of the jungle and greeted a Scottish medical missionary with the now famous words: “Dr Livingstone, I presume?” Another Scot is on a mission these days. David Moyes is trying to rediscover the lost soul of Manchester United.
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