Notable names who died in 2005

Discussion in 'The Beautiful Game' started by unclesox, Dec 29, 2005.

  1. unclesox

    unclesox BigSoccer Supporter

    Mar 8, 2003
    209, California
    Club:
    FC Barcelona
    :(
    Names of note that left us in 2005:

    Rinus Michels - coach of Holland '74 team

    Lucien Laurent - scored first ever World Cup goal

    Jair da Rosa Pinto "Jair" - member of 1950 Brazil team

    Toni Fritsch - scored two goals for Austria at Wembley in 1965, placekicker for NFL's Dallas Cowboys in 1970s

    Franco Scoglio - former Genoa and Tunisia coach

    Johnny Haynes - legendary Fulham and England midfielder

    George Best - Manchester United legend, greatest British player ever


    Please add any more names I've missed.
    Thanks.
    :)
     
  2. Sid Wilson

    Sid Wilson New Member

    Mar 24, 2005
    Perth, Australia
    Did Johnny Warren die this year or last year? I think it was around november last year.
     
  3. Xeneize12

    Xeneize12 New Member

    Jan 28, 2005
    La Palma, CA
    Sivori - this year -or was it 2004.
     

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