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Ray Wilson: England World Cup-winning defender dies aged 83

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Ray Wilson: England World Cup-winning defender dies aged 83

Ray Wilson (proper) performed in all six of England’s video games on the 1966 World Cup

Ray Wilson, a member of England’s World Cup-winning facet, has died, aged 83.

At 31, the left-back was the oldest participant in Sir Alf Ramsey’s beginning XI which overcame West Germany 4-2 within the 1966 closing at Wembley.

He spent most of his membership profession at Huddersfield City earlier than shifting to Everton, the place he helped the Toffees win the 1966 FA Cup.

Derbyshire-born Wilson, who additionally performed for Oldham and Bradford Metropolis, had been identified with Alzheimer’s disease.