07/02/1970 George Best scores an English FA Cup record
07/02/1970 Northampton Town v Manchester United
George Best's assessment of his role came the day after one of his most memorable performances. His comeback game after a 4-week ban for kicking the ball from a referee's hands was much anticipated. Best duly put six past Northampton in Manchester United's 8-2 FA Cup 5th round tie at the old County Ground.