World Cup winner and Blackpool great Jimmy Armfield's death at the age of 82 is being mourned across the football world.

Football mourns ex-England captain Jimmy Armfield

Football mourns ex-England captain Jimmy Armfield

Tributes flooded in from team-mates and colleagues hailing the loss of a "true gentleman" and "national hero". Armfield, who was diagnosed with cancer for a second time last year, played 627 matches in 17 years for his only club and was part of Sir Alf Ramsey's victorious England squad in 1966.