The Fiver | Another tear-soaked evening on YouTube is in order

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Ryan Giggs, Ryan Giggs running down the wing past hapless Italian defenders, Roy Keane getting booked and suspended and playing on like the ultimate warrior he was (and still is), Gary Neville trying not to swear on live television when realising the Old Lady probably lay in wait in the knockout rounds: two decades-old YouTube memories of Juventus make Manchester United fans go all gooey. They might have been an all-conquering evil empire back home, especially to Manchester City fans who could never have foreseen how evil their own empire would eventually become, but almost 20 years ago, United’s Big Cup adventures had something of an edge of innocence to them.

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