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Former Northern Ireland international Arthur Stewart dies aged 76

Former Northern Ireland international Arthur Stewart has died at the age of 76.

The news was confirmed on the Facebook page of his former club Glentoran, who he signed for as a teenager in 1961.

"We are sorry to hear the news that former Glentoran player, manager and legendary Detroit Cougar Arthur Stewart has died," a club spokesperson wrote, saying it would release a full tribute to Arthur on Saturday evening.

Arthur's career also took in spells for Ballymena United and Derby County, as well as time plying his trade in the United States.

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