Harry Gregg: Former Manchester United goalkeeper dies aged 87

Former Manchester United and Northern Ireland goalkeeper Harry Gregg has died at the age of 87.

Gregg was part of United's 'Busby Babes' and has been referred to as the 'Hero of Munich' for rescuing survivors of the Munich air disaster, which killed eight of his team-mates in 1958.

He had joined United from Doncaster in 1957 for £23,000, which at the time was a world-record fee for a goalkeeper, and ended up making 247 appearances for the club.

He also won 25 caps for...
source: Skysports Manchester

2020-02-17 09:44
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