BREAKING: Football mourns as ex-England midfielder dies

FORMER England, Middlesbrough and Southampton midfielder David Armstrong has passed away at the age of 67.

Boro, where he spent a decade of his career from 1971 to 1981, announced the news of his death on their club website on Sunday evening.

A post from the North East outfit read: “The club is saddened to learn of the passing of the legendary David “Spike” Armstrong.

“Our thoughts are with his family and friends.”

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