IN SEARCH OF THE BLUES – John Benson (interviewed October 2004)

John Benson joined the Blues at the age of 15 in July 1958, making his League debut in February 1962.  He went on to make 52 League and Cup appearances before being transferred to Torquay in 1964.  Spells at Bournemouth, Exeter and Norwich followed, before John moved into coaching.  In 1980 he returned to Manchester as assistant to manager John Bond.  Gary James caught up with him during October 2004.

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