Johnny Matthews dies aged 73


Waterford FC player and manager Johnny Matthews has died at the age of 73.

He won a record of seven League of Ireland titles between Waterford and Limerick as well as managing the club twice.

During his 22-year career he played for Longford, Cork United, Newcastlewest and Longford Town.

He is the ninth highest goal scorer in the history of the League of Ireland with 156 goals.

-Sam Fitzsimons