Manchester United have announced the passing of their former Director, Maurice Watkins.
In a statement on social media, the club stated that Watkins served the club for a quarter of a century.

“All at Manchester United are deeply saddened by the loss of our former Director, Maurice Watkins, who served the club with such distinction for over a quarter of a century.

“We send our heartfelt condolences to his loved ones at this time,” the statement read.