Former Manchester City midfielder, Colin Bell dies at 74
English footballer. Known for his period at Manchester City, where he was nicknamed “The King of the Kippax” and Nijinsky is dead.
Collin was part of the Bell, Lee and Summerbee trio at Manchester City.
Bell died at the age of 74.
Man City announced his death in a statement on their official website on Tuesday.
The statement read: “It is with the deepest sadness and heaviest of hearts we announce the passing of Manchester City legend Colin Bell.
“Colin passed away peacefully this afternoon after a short, non-COVID-19 related illness, aged 74.
“He leaves behind wife Marie, children Jon and Dawn and grandchildren, Luke, Mark, Isla, and Jack.”
He made 501 appearances and scored 153 goals for the Citizens during his 13 years at Etihad