Graham Taylor

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Taylor in May 2010

Graham Taylor OBE (15 September 1944 – 12 January 2017) was a British football manager and player. He was the chairman of Watford Football Club. He was the manager of the England national football team from 1990 to 1993. He also managed Lincoln City, Watford, Aston Villa and Wolverhampton Wanderers. He played for Lincoln City and Grimsby Town between 1962 and 1972.

Taylor was born in Worksop, Nottinghamshire. He married Rita Cowling in 1965. They had two daughters.

Taylor died from a heart attack on 12 January 2017 in Kings Langley, Hertfordshire. He was 72.[1][2]

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  1. "Graham Taylor: tributes pour in after death of former England manager aged 72". The Guardian. 12 January 2017. Retrieved 13 January 2017.
  2. "Graham Taylor: Ex-England, Watford & Aston Villa manager dies aged 72". BBC. 12 January 2017. Retrieved 13 January 2017.

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