Terry Christian: Sing When You're Winning

“I grew up about a quarter of a mile away from Old Trafford,” gleams broadcaster, presenter, writer and life-long Manchester United fan, Terry Christian. If living outside Manchester makes you a ‘plastic‘, then Terry’s as rigid a supporter as they come.

“Being one of six kids, three of us had to share a room,” says Terry. “We didn’t even have a wardrobe, but there was a little wooden trestle table with drawers, and that was filled with my older brother’s United programmes and little bits of memorabilia.

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Gary Parkinson is a freelance writer, editor, trainer, muso, singer, actor and coach. He spent 14 years at FourFourTwo as the Global Digital Editor and continues to regularly contribute to the magazine and website, including major features on Euro 96, Subbuteo, Robert Maxwell and the inside story of Liverpool's 1990 title win. He is also a Bolton Wanderers fan.