England’s 1966 World Cup-winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks has died, his former club Stoke have announced. The news was revealed in a statement

England World Cup winner Gordon Banks dies aged 81

England World Cup winner Gordon Banks dies aged 81

England World Cup winner Gordon Banks dies aged 81

England World Cup winner Gordon Banks dies aged 81

England World Cup winner Gordon Banks dies aged 81
England World Cup winner Gordon Banks dies aged 81
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England’s 1966 World Cup-winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks has died, his former club Stoke have announced.

The news was revealed in a statement from the Banks family on the club’s official website, www.stokecityfc.com.

It said: “It is with great sadness that we announce that Gordon passed away peacefully overnight.

“We are devastated to lose him but we have so many happy memories and could not have been more proud of him.

“We would ask that the privacy of the family is respected at this time.”

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