New George Best statue mocked by football fans

The reaction of football fans to a new George Best statue in Northern Ireland has been overwhelmingly negative.

Thursday, 23rd May 2019, 11:39 am
Updated Thursday, 23rd May 2019, 12:39 pm
The newly unveiled statue of Northern Ireland football legend, George Best. (Photo: Pacemaker)

Here's a flavour of what some fans are saying about the statue on social media - the statue was unveiled outside Windsor Park on May 22 which would have been George Best's 73rd birthday.

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The newly unveiled statue of Northern Ireland football legend, George Best. (Photo: Pacemaker)