The death of a former Manchester United midfielder Liam Miller has been confirmed.
Miller, who won 21 caps for the Republic of Ireland over a 16-year career, broke through at Celtic before he moved to Old Trafford in 2004.
Miller’s death on Friday brought tributes from a number of his former clubs – including Leeds United, Hibernian and Sunderland.
“Everyone at Leeds United are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former Leeds midfielder Liam Miller,” the Championship club wrote.
Everyone at Leeds United are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former #LUFC midfielder Liam Miller. Our thoughts are with his family and friends pic.twitter.com/4rtm5yOL1v
— Leeds United (@LUFC) February 9, 2018
“Our thoughts are with his family and friends.”
We are saddened to hear this evening that former #SAFC midfielder Liam Miller has passed away. Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this time. pic.twitter.com/MQqL3x2acN
— Sunderland AFC 🔴⚪ (@SunderlandAFC) February 9, 2018