Pat Byrne, Northwood FC life president and former Woods player and manager has died from COVID-19, the club has announced.
The club released a short statement on its social media pages.
The club are so very sad to announce that Pat Byrne, club Life President and former Woods player and manager, has this evening passed away from Covid-19.
Our sincere and heartfelt condolences go to Shamira and all Pat’s family following the loss of a wonderful man.
RIP Pat. pic.twitter.com/BqmXWczft2
— Northwood Football Club (@NorthwoodFC) April 26, 2020
Tributes have been paid on the club’s social media pages.
One read: “OMG, A wonderful man, will be sadly missed. My thoughts are with his family and friends at Northwood F.C.😔”
Another tribute read: “Such sad news this morning, he has done so so much for the club 😥 a true Northwood FC Legend.”
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