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Tributes to Ray Wilkins – in pictures

Wilkins died in hospital on Wednesday following a cardiac arrest last weekend.

Clubs up and down the country paid tribute to Ray Wilkins with a minutes applause ahead of Saturday’s matches following the death of the former England midfielder on Wednesday.

Wilkins, who represented Chelsea, Manchester United, AC Milan, Rangers and QPR during his career, died in hospital following a cardiac arrest last weekend.

Here Press Association Sport rounds up some of the best images as clubs across the UK remembered Wilkins.

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Players of Wilkins' former club Manchester United reflect ahead of the Manchester derby
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Fans of another of Wilkins' old clubs, Rangers, unfurled a banner ahead of their game with Dundee
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Both teams pay their respects ahead of Watford's clash with Burnley
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Scarves and floral tributes were left outside Ibrox, where Wilkins plied his trade from 1987-89
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Swansea manager Carlos Carvalhal joins in with a minute's applause ahead of his side's match at West Brom
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The two teams observe a minute's applause ahead of Stoke v Tottenham

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