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Best, the original rock star of football, was arguably one of the first pioneers of the special No. 7 shirt.
He terrorized defenders on both sides of the wing with a Manchester United team that dominated at home and in Europe in the 1960s.
Best was once praised by Pele for his skills, but his career was curtailed by his love of off-field activities. As he once famously said, "I spent a lot of money on booze, birds (women) and fast cars. The rest I just squandered."
But no one can disagree that he was one of the best players to pull on the Manchester United No. 7 shirt.