SAD NEWS: Former Manchester Defender is Dead


Former Ireland international and Manchester United skipper, Tony Dunne died at the age of 78.

During his 13 years stay at Old Trafford, Dunne was part of the squad that won the European Cup in 1968.

Tony Dunne
Tony Dunne

Tony Dunne was born on the 24th July 1941 and died on the 8th June 2020. The left back for the Red Devils made 535 appearances and scored 2 goals for the club.

Some other clubs the great player played for include; Shelbourne, Bolton Wanderers and Detroit Express.

Tony Dunne with his Manchester city team
Tony Dunne with his Manchester United team

He also played for the national team of Ireland and managed Steinkjer FK, a Norwegian football club base in Norway from 1982 to 1983.

The sudden demise of the former defender was announced on the official twitter account of Manchester United.
May his gentle soul rest with highest.

Announcement of Tony Dunne's death by Manchester United
Announcement of Tony Dunne’s death by Manchester U nited

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