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Former Manchester United player Kenny Morgans dies aged 73

Former Manchester United player Kenny Morgans has died at the age of 73.

Morgans was a member of the famous Busby Babes side that were managed by Sir Matt Busby.

The Welshman was also a survivor of the Munich air disaster in 1968 which claimed the lives of 23 people including some of his teammates.

Kenny Morgans was a guest of honor at the Liberty Stadium last year as Swansea City played Manchester United Credit: Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport

Manchester United announced that Morgans had been taken ill on Saturday night but died later in hospital.

A statement on the club's website said staff at the football club send their deepest condolences to Kenny's family and friends.