Rewind to 1993

'Welcome to Hell'

September 19, 2012
By Jon Carter
One of the worst welcomes in football's history was witnessed in November 1993 as Manchester United arrived in Istanbul to face Turkish giants Galatasaray in the Champions League for the first time. The Turkish fans, known for creating a hostile atmosphere, lived up to their billing and unfurled a banner proclaiming: "Welcome to Hell". It had the desired effect, as a 0-0 draw saw United's hopes of winning the trophy ended.

In 1993, the Champions League was in its early stages. A rebrand ...

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