| 8.7°C Belfast

Norman Hunter: A life in pictures

The former Leeds and England defender has died aged 76.

Close

Norman Hunter slides in on Liverpool forward Roger Hunt during the 1965 FA Cup final (PA)

Norman Hunter slides in on Liverpool forward Roger Hunt during the 1965 FA Cup final (PA)

Norman Hunter slides in on Liverpool forward Roger Hunt during the 1965 FA Cup final (PA)

Former Leeds and England defender Norman Hunter has died aged 76.

He was admitted to hospital last week after contracting coronavirus.

Here, the PA news agency looks at his career in pictures.

Close

Hunter, back row, second in from the right, lines up with his Leeds team-mates for a team photograph in August 1964 (PA)

Hunter, back row, second in from the right, lines up with his Leeds team-mates for a team photograph in August 1964 (PA)

PA

Hunter, back row, second in from the right, lines up with his Leeds team-mates for a team photograph in August 1964 (PA)

Close

Hunter, right, challenges Liverpool forward Roger Hunt during the 1965 FA Cup final at Wembley (PA)

Hunter, right, challenges Liverpool forward Roger Hunt during the 1965 FA Cup final at Wembley (PA)

PA

Hunter, right, challenges Liverpool forward Roger Hunt during the 1965 FA Cup final at Wembley (PA)

Close

West Germany goalkeeper Hans Tilkowski denies Hunter during an international friendly in February 1966 (PA)

West Germany goalkeeper Hans Tilkowski denies Hunter during an international friendly in February 1966 (PA)

PA

West Germany goalkeeper Hans Tilkowski denies Hunter during an international friendly in February 1966 (PA)

Close

Norman Hunter, far right, trains under the supervision of Les Cocker at England’s 1966 World Cup training camp at Lilleshall, Shropshire (PA)

Norman Hunter, far right, trains under the supervision of Les Cocker at England’s 1966 World Cup training camp at Lilleshall, Shropshire (PA)

PA

Norman Hunter, far right, trains under the supervision of Les Cocker at England’s 1966 World Cup training camp at Lilleshall, Shropshire (PA)

Close

Norman Hunter looks on along with other non-playing reserves during the 1966 World Cup final at Wembley (PA)

Norman Hunter looks on along with other non-playing reserves during the 1966 World Cup final at Wembley (PA)

PA

Norman Hunter looks on along with other non-playing reserves during the 1966 World Cup final at Wembley (PA)

Close

Hunter, right, celebrates with Leeds team-mate Mick Jones after securing the 1969 First Division title (PA)

Hunter, right, celebrates with Leeds team-mate Mick Jones after securing the 1969 First Division title (PA)

PA

Hunter, right, celebrates with Leeds team-mate Mick Jones after securing the 1969 First Division title (PA)

Close

Hunter checks on the condition of Leeds goalkeeper Gary Sprake after he was injured in a collision during the 1970 European Cup semi-final second leg against Celtic (PA)

Hunter checks on the condition of Leeds goalkeeper Gary Sprake after he was injured in a collision during the 1970 European Cup semi-final second leg against Celtic (PA)

PA

Hunter checks on the condition of Leeds goalkeeper Gary Sprake after he was injured in a collision during the 1970 European Cup semi-final second leg against Celtic (PA)

Close

Hunter and referee Reg Matthewson try to break up a fight between Leeds midfielder Billy Bremner and Liverpool forward Kevin Keegan during the 1974 Charity Shield at Wembley (PA)

Hunter and referee Reg Matthewson try to break up a fight between Leeds midfielder Billy Bremner and Liverpool forward Kevin Keegan during the 1974 Charity Shield at Wembley (PA)

PA

Hunter and referee Reg Matthewson try to break up a fight between Leeds midfielder Billy Bremner and Liverpool forward Kevin Keegan during the 1974 Charity Shield at Wembley (PA)

Close

Norman Hunter kisses his 1966 World Cup winner’s medal, presented to him by Prime Minister Gordon Brown in 2009 (PA)

Norman Hunter kisses his 1966 World Cup winner’s medal, presented to him by Prime Minister Gordon Brown in 2009 (PA)

PA

Norman Hunter kisses his 1966 World Cup winner’s medal, presented to him by Prime Minister Gordon Brown in 2009 (PA)

Close

Hunter, far right, at a ceremony to mark the centenary of Leeds’ founding (PA)

Hunter, far right, at a ceremony to mark the centenary of Leeds’ founding (PA)

PA

Hunter, far right, at a ceremony to mark the centenary of Leeds’ founding (PA)

PA