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Leeds United announce death of all-time top scorer and club legend Peter Lorimer at the age of 74

Leeds United announce death of all-time top scorer and club legend Peter Lorimer at the age of 74

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Leeds United legend Peter Lorimer has died at the age of 74. The Premier League club announced on Saturday morning that their former player had passed away following a long-term illness. GETTY Lorimer is regarded as one of the greatest players ever to play for Leeds An attacking midfielder, Lorimer was the youngest player to represent Leeds at the age of 15 years and 289 days and went on to make 705 appearances for the Whites over two spells. He is the club’s all-time top goalscorer, having netted 238 times in all competitions, and was part of a legendary team under Don Revie. During his brilliant Elland Road career, he won two league titles, the FA Cup and League Cup. “Peter’s contribution to Leeds United will never be forgotten and his passing...
Gareth Bale loved Arsenal and Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp admired’ Tottenham legend Glenn Hoddle, while Harry Kane ‘played’ for both sides

Gareth Bale loved Arsenal and Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp admired’ Tottenham legend Glenn Hoddle, while Harry Kane ‘played’ for both sides

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There are few more fiery rivalries in England than Arsenal vs Tottenham and the latest instalment sees the two sides lock horns at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. If you play for Arsenal, you’re programmed to hate Tottenham and vice versa. However, some may have had split loyalties in the past. Getty Images - Getty Don’t be surprised to see more scenes like these on Sunday! On signing for Tottenham, Matt Doherty addressed historic tweets of him declaring his love for Arsenal in a hilarious video. More high-profile Spurs players have been associated with Arsenal too. Harry Kane is Spurs through and through, fans even describe him as ‘one of our own’. However, it could have all turned out very differently. As a child he played for Arsenal’s academy. Im...
Bunny Wailer: Reggae legend who found fame with Bob Marley dies, aged 73

Bunny Wailer: Reggae legend who found fame with Bob Marley dies, aged 73

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Getty ImagesOne of reggae's most important voices, Bunny Wailer, has died at the age of 73.The musician, from Kingston, Jamaica, was a founding member of The Wailers alongside his childhood friend, Bob Marley.Together, they achieved international fame with reggae classics like Simmer Down and Stir It Up, before Wailer left to go solo in 1974.He went on to win three Grammys and was given Jamaica's Order Of Merit in 2017.His death was confirmed by manager Maxine Stowe, and Jamaica's Culture Minister, Olivia Grange.The cause of death is unknown, but he had been in hospital since having a stroke in July 2020.Tributes have already poured in for the musician, with fans and fellow musicians describing him as a legend."Oh man, god bless Bunny Wailer," wrote Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist, Flea. "W...
TV legend Larry King dies weeks after testing positive for COVID-19

TV legend Larry King dies weeks after testing positive for COVID-19

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Tributes have poured in for the "legendary" US talk show host Larry King, who has died just weeks after contracting coronavirus.The 87-year-old TV star was taken to hospital in Los Angeles in late December after testing positive for COVID-19 - and died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Chat show legend Larry King dies King, whose career spanned more than six decades and is estimated to have conducted more than 50,000 interviews, had Type-2 diabetes and had suffered from lung cancer...