Manchester city in mourning: died honorary President of the club

Honorary President of Manchester city Bernard Gilford passed away at the age of 77 years.

About it reports a press-service of the club on the official Twitter page.

Halford held the position of Secretary of the club, which is the Ukrainian Oleksandr Zinchenko, for 40 years. In 2010, he became a life President of Manchester city. Condolences for his death was expressed by the head of the club and head coach Josep Guardiola.

“I had the honor to meet and chat with him and his knowledge about this football club was amazing. He was a big man, but, moreover, he was an outstanding football functionary with a full understanding of the game,” said the coach of Manchester city Josep Guardiola.

By the way, “Manchester city” after 30 rounds takes the second place in the standings of the Premier League, with 74 points. The bulls are second only to Liverpool (76), however, Liverpool played one game more. 32 round, Manchester city will meet with Fulham.

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