Jack Charlton is confirmed dead at the age of 85.
Jack was best known as a English football player .
Jack Charlton
A black-and-white photo of Charlton in a long coat
Charlton in November 1969
Personal information
Full nameJohn Charlton[1]
Date of birth(1935-05-08)8 May 1935[1]
Place of birthAshington, Northumberland, England
Date of death10 July 2020(2020-07-10) (aged 85)
Place of deathNorthumberland, England[2]
Height6 ft 1.5 in (1.87 m)[3]
Playing position(s)Centre back
Youth career
1950–1952Leeds United
Senior career*
1952–1973Leeds United629(70)
National team
Teams managed
1977–1983Sheffield Wednesday
1984Middlesbrough (caretaker)
1984–1985Newcastle United
1986–1996Republic of Ireland