Players from both #DRFC and @shrewsweb will wear black armbands as we remember Harry Gregg who passed away earlier this week at the age of 87. Harry played for Rovers between 1952 and 1957, going on to manage the Shrews between 1968 and 1972. RIP, Harry💚
It is with deepest sadness that we have learned of the passing of former player Harry Gregg OBE. The thoughts and prayers of everyone at the club go out to Harry’s family and friends.
We will wear black armbands, as a mark of respect for Harry Gregg OBE, in tonight's game against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
"My good God, there wasn't many who came home." At the 1958 Munich air disaster, which killed 23 people, former @ManUtd goalkeeper Harry Gregg pulled people to safety. Speaking to us in 2018, he recited a poem which he wrote as a tribute to his teammates who didn't come home.
6 Feb 1958, 3.04pm - the Munich air disaster claimed the lives of: Eight Manchester United players Three club staff Eight journalists Two crew members Two passengers Never forgotten - and remembered here by survivor, Harry Gregg? #FlowersOfManchester