Sir Bobby Charlton has released the following statement in reaction to his former England team-mate Ray Wilson passing away...
“Lady Norma and I are deeply saddened by the awful news that Ray has passed away. Ray was an excellent team-mate at international level for many years and a close friend.
“We shared some wonderful memories throughout our career and I had the pleasure of being his room-mate. Ray was a great man and he will be missed by so many people.
“Our thoughts are with Ray’s wife, Pat, and their family during this difficult time.”
We are shocked and saddened to hear of the passing of World Cup winner Ray Wilson. Our thoughts are with his family and friends. pic.twitter.com/DwPzzrDlda— The FA (@FA) May 16, 2018