Bobbie Charlton RIP
Sir Bobbie Charlton, one of the greatest footballers of all time and a true gentleman known as much for his humility and integrity as his outstanding ability to score goals, has died at the age of 86.
A statement from his family confirmed: "It is with great sadness that we share the news that Sir Bobby passed peacefully in the early hours of Saturday morning.
"He was surrounded by his family. His family would like to pass on their thanks to everyone who has contributed to his care and for the many people who have loved and supported him.
"We would request that the family’s privacy be respected at this time.”
Rest in Peace