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We were extremely sorry to learn yesterday of the death of former England manager Graham Taylor at the age of 72.
Graham Taylor enjoyed great success as a club manager with Lincoln City, Watford and Aston Villa – winning a total of seven promotions and coming close with the latter two clubs to becoming champions of England . 1,295 more words
1. That documentary was the making of him
For some, it fit perfectly the narrative of a village idiot in demise. For me, though, it destroyed a perception I’d developed over the previous decade of an earnest, provincial civil servant who firmly believed that there is a point to ironing your pyjamas. 623 more words
The football world mourns the death of Graham Taylor, one of the most accomplished English managers in recent history. People may remember his dismal spell in charge of the England national team but there is far more he deserves to be remembered for. 593 more words
I can’t fathom why, but since I first got interested in football, Graham Taylor’s been one of my favourite managers. I’m not sure whether it was as though he would look as happy managing a Sunday league team, as a Premier League side, how eloquent he was on the radio, or how he seemed like a honest, good-natured football man. 615 more words