UK time is: 10:51:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

City Legend Mike Doyle Dies

News coming into Vital Manchester City Towers this morning (28 June 2011) is that City legend, Mike Doyle has passed away.

1963-1978, 570 games, 41 goals
As his autobiography dictates, if ever there was a footballer whose blood ran blue it was Mike Doyle. With more than 550 appearances for Manchester City spanning an incredible sixteen years, Doyle is a legendary figure amongst the City fans who idolised the tough defender throughout his career and beyond. He was voted our hardest ever player in the club's official magazine and loathed Manchester United with a passion.

Blue Blood: The Mike Doyle Story

RIP Mike.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: danielqpr Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday June 28 2011

Time: 8:01AM

Your Comments

Rest in peace Mike. A true blue.
Bluedub
A true Blue and forever a City legend. Sad loss, particularly as he won'[t be around to see his beloved club finally achieve the success it deserves. Rest in peace Big Mike, you will never be forgotten.
fifthcolumnblue
Very sad loss to us blues...but we achieved a lot with him in the team and his "I hate United" articles in the News just ahead of each derby..which in those days we won most of..were legendary. RIP Mike
pedmachine
RIP Blue Blood
Johnny Baguette
RIP Mike. It would be great to have a passionate local lad like him in the current team.
SkyBlueSuedeShoes
You would walk into our team Mick the best defensive mid-fielder ever he destroyed the reds on and off the pitch my all time favourite City player rest in peace Mick
jackblue
RIP,Mike, A LEGEND is a word used to often BUT in this case the name Mike Doyle, is a true Blue Legend, Rest in Peace, Mike.
cityman51
RIP mike. From a chelsea fan.
trublues
R.I.P. Mike .....a blue through and through ...you will be missed by all of us who love the game.
Doody
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

Negredo Replacement Targeted (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Youngster Exits And Youngsters Exit! (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Negredo Busts His Metatarsal (Monday July 21 2014)

City Head Out For US Tour (Monday July 21 2014)

Hearts 1-2 Man City (Saturday July 19 2014)

Toure Pledges To See Out Contract (Friday July 18 2014)

Falcao How? (Friday July 18 2014)

Negredo Not Looking For A Way Out (Wednesday July 16 2014)

City Announce 2014-15 Shirt Numbers (Wednesday July 16 2014)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Buzz Lightyear 177
2. Bluedub 108
3. fifthcolumnblue 90
4. kennyclementstache 76
5. citizhun 62
6. Skoorb 59
7. Spooks 51
8. rojo2010 42
9. johnkelv 40
10. PhillyBlueMoon 38

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Vorm & Davies Joins Spurs, Swans Wait on Sigurdsso
Swansea : 23/07/2014 10:50:00
Negredo Replacement Targeted
Man City : 23/07/2014 09:24:00
Youngster Exits And Youngsters Exit!
Man City : 23/07/2014 09:22:00
The Schneiderlin Conundrum!
Spurs : 23/07/2014 09:06:00
Former Man Utd target set to join Everton
Everton : 23/07/2014 09:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Player of the Year?
Suggested By:  Site Staff
David Silva 8%
Pablo Zabaleta 44%
Edin Dzeko 4%
Yaya Toure 44%