Mike Doyle: Your tributes
- Tue 28 Jun 2011, 3:29PM
- Posted by Tim Oscroft
We have been inundated with your tributes to Mike Doyle, who has passed away aged 64. Mike was an all-time City great, truly a player that fans saw as one of their own, and below are just a selection of your memories of him.
Dave Lythgoe - RIP Mike, true blue and legend. You will never be forgotten.
Rob Peacock - Mike you took us all on a fantastic journey..a true leader of men..inspirational and full of grit. I thank you and I say to you, you will not embark on your last journey alone...You will carry the thoughts and memories of a million loyal fans - take care skip. RIP.
Peter Dawson - A true passionate Blue right to the core who was so proud to wear the shirt R.I.P Mike
Dave Nichol - RIP Mike, a truly magnificent, hard player. His passion in the derby matches was there for all to see. I grew up admiring this man, he was, and always will be a city legend.
Martin Leslie Goddard - Saw Mike play many times during the '60s and '70s and he was always prepared to stand up and be counted.
He had the same commitment to the shirt as we, the fans, which isn't always the case.
Gareth Doyle - Mike, one of my heroes from the Joe Mercer days. Right half is your position for ever. R I P. A true CITY legend.
Ian Cheeseman - 'In battle you need a leader, a Knight, a captain or Royal. City have one who will live forever, his name was Mike Doyle’
Kevin Goddard - Legend. If all players today had his commitment... Well say no more - RIP Mike Doyle.
Andy Troy - R.I.P Mike, a true City legend who had sky blue blood flowing through his veins and a true fan who lived our dream of pulling on the sky blue shirt. Condolences to your family.