Fans share memories of Sir Bobby Charlton as they gather at Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium for the funeral procession

Fans gathered at Old Trafford for the memorial service of football legend Sir Bobby Charlton on Monday November 13.

England's best footballer and Manchester United superstar was remembered today with a funeral procession that passed the club's stadium before arriving at Manchester Cathedral for the ceremony.

Around a thousand guests attended the ceremony - including leading figures from across the football and sporting communities - and fans were provided an opportunity to say a final farewell to their hero at Old Trafford.

We caught up with some of the fans before the procession to hear what they had to say about the late Sir Bobby Charlton.

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