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Dave Mackay

3 March 2015

Nottingham Forest were saddened to learn of the passing of the club’s former manager Dave Mackay.

Mackay spent a year as manager at The City Ground between 1972-73 following a successful playing career in which he made over 300 appearances for Tottenham Hotspur.

Club ambassador John McGovern said: “He was an inspirational character, an inspirational person, and the football world will be sad to hear that he has passed away.

“Respect is the one thing that I think Dave Mackay received from everybody; both from the players he played with and opponents he played against.”

John will be paying a full tribute to Dave in Saturday’s official matchday programme.

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