Former Aston Villa and England boss has died following a suspected heart attack. A family statement said: “With the greatest sadness, we have to announce that Graham passed away at his home early this morning of a suspected heart attack”.
Tweets and goodwill messages are pouring in from celebrities and ex footballers, Including Elton John & Alan Shearer.
Alan Shearer, tweeted his own tribute: “Completely shocked by news of Graham Taylor. Always held him in the very highest regard – the man who gave me my first @england cap. So sad.”