Sadness and shock for fans as legendary football icon dies

LEGENDARY commentator Peter Brackley has passed away at the age of 67.

His beloved club Brighton confirmed the news last night after reports said the Football Italia announcer was “seriously ill”.

Albion chief executive Paul Barber commented, “So many of us here at the club knew Peter well. He was a hugely talented, knowledgable, funny and, above all else, a good man.

We will miss him. Our condolences go out to Peter’s family, including our colleague and his nephew Paul, and all of his many friends”.

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