Eric Cantona week on FourFourTwo: 7 days of King Eric

Eric Cantona week
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It’s 30 years since Eric Cantona arrived in English football for the first time. Initially on loan to Leeds from Nimes in January 1992, he was part of the team that lifted the last First Division title before the Premier League replaced it that summer.

Midway through the next season, he would sign for Manchester United, where he would be handed the already iconic No.7 shirt, lift four titles in five years, and establish himself as one of the first superstars of the Premier League era.

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