Today at Knockbreda Cemetery, a service of thanksgiving was held at the grave of Linfield legend Bob Milne.

In attendance was Linfield Chairman Roy McGivern who addressed the gathering who had turned up despite the inclement weather.

Also in attendance were fellow club directors Jonathan Lamont, Stephen Shaw and Ronnie Morrison. Ex-players and club ambassadors Eric Bowyer and Alan Fraser attended along with a number of supporters while Club Chaplain Paul Reid lead a service at the graveside.

During the service Michael Cockcroft from the Linfield graves project spoke about Linfield Graves Project, Bob Milne’s life and his football career.