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Former Manchester United manager Dave Sexton dies

Dave Sexton managed Manchester United from 1977 to 1981 Credit: Press Association

Former Manchester United Manager Dave Sexton has died aged 82.

His managerial career began at Leyton Orient and from there he moved on to Chelsea, before enjoying spells in charge of QPR, Manchester United, the England Under-21 team and Coventry.

Sexton began managing the Reds in 1977 was sacked in April 1981 after four years without winning a trophy despite winning his last 7 games in charge.

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