LEGENDS PROFILE

Tommy Taylor

Born : 29 Jan 1932
Signed : 01 Mar 1953
Debut : 7 March 1953 v Preston (H) League
Goals total : 131
Appearances total : 191
Position: : Forward
Left United : 06 Feb 1958   Died

remains unsurpassed.

He won championship medals in 1956 (scoring 34 league goals) and 1957 and netted an impressive 16 goals in 19 internationals for England.

Tragically, on 6 February 1958, along with seven of his team-mates, Tommy lost his life in the Munich air crash. The world at his feet, his future had been snuffed out at just 26, leaving many to reflect on how he good he could have become.

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