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City Legend Mike Doyle Dies

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.

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Writer:danielqpr
Date:Tuesday June 28 2011
Time: 8:01AM

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Rest in peace Mike. A true blue.
Bluedub
28/06/2011 08:17:00
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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
28/06/2011 08:25:00
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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
28/06/2011 08:45:00
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RIP Blue Blood
Johnny Baguette
28/06/2011 08:48:00
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RIP Mike. It would be great to have a passionate local lad like him in the current team.
SkyBlueSuedeShoes
28/06/2011 09:29:00
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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
28/06/2011 10:29:00
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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
28/06/2011 16:05:00
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RIP mike. From a chelsea fan.
trublues
28/06/2011 19:02:00
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R.I.P. Mike .....a blue through and through ...you will be missed by all of us who love the game.
Doody
28/06/2011 22:06:00
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