Clyde Best: One of the first black role models in English football

Clyde Best: One of the first black role models in English football
Harry Redknapp tells the story of Clyde Best, a teenager from Bermuda who joined West Ham in the 1960s and went on to become the most prominent black player in English football.

Clyde Best was speaking to Sporting Witness on the BBC World Service.

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