James Bond actor Sean Connery who died yesterday almost played for Man United. The James Bond actor who died yesterday almost apaid soccer for giants Manchester United during his young days a reporter has revealed. posting on a Facebook page the writer wrote…
Many people are unaware that James Bond himself, actor Sean Connery, who died yesterday, was very nearly a Man United player, having been offered a £25 a week contract by Sir Matt Busby in 1953.
But Connery turned the contract down. “I really wanted to accept it because I loved football, but I realised that a top-class footballer could be over the hill by the age of 30, and I was already 23.
“I decided to become an actor and it turned out to be one of my more intelligent moves.”
Source – MbareTimes
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