Tag Archives: First Division Champions

Albert Cheesebrough – One Of Our Own

Albert Cheesebrough (1935 – 2020) Burnley Football Club confirmed this morning that Albert Cheesebrough has sadly died at the age of 85, he was a member of the Clarets 1950 squad that was on the brink of winning the Football … Continue reading

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Leeds United & England Legend Dies of Coronavirus

Norman Hunter (1943 – 2020) Former Leeds United legend Norman Hunter has sadly died in hospital today at the age of seventy-six after being admitted to hospital on 10th April 2020 after testing positive for coronavirus. The tough-tackling defender earned … Continue reading

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Clarets Legend Series (Jimmy McIlroy MBE)

Jimmy McIlroy – Clarets Greatest Ever Player James McIlroy MBE, was a Northern Ireland international footballer who played for Glentoran, Burnley, Stoke City and Oldham Athletic. He was regarded as the Clarets greatest ever player, having made 497 appearances, scoring … Continue reading

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Clarets Legend Jimmy McIlroy Passes Away

Jimmy McIlroy (1931 – 2018) Burnley Football Club have this morning confirmed the sad news that former Clarets inside-forward¬†Jimmy McIlroy has died aged 86. ¬†McIlroy who was widely regarded as the clubs finest ever player made 497 appearances for the … Continue reading

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Howard Kendall Everton Legend

Everton Legend Howard Kendall Dies Age Sixty-Nine Everton Football Club this morning confirmed the very sad news that their greatest ever manager of all time, Howard Kendall had died age sixty-nine in a Southport hospital. Kendall, who had two spells … Continue reading

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