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Leeds Legend In Cancer Battle

Former Leeds United manager Jimmy Armfield is undergoing treatment for throat cancer. Armfield, who led the club to a European Cup final in 1975 told the BBC:

The prognosis is good, although I'm suffering from the side effects of the chemo and I'm not able to work. Generally, I'm very positive about the future.'

1-year old Jimmy spent his entire career at just the one club, spending his entire playing time at Blackpool.

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The Journalist

Writer: LUFC1 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 11 2007

Time: 4:08PM

Your Comments

Good luck Jimmy.
SweetLeftFoot
Get well soon Jimmy, look forward to hearing your commentaries again next season.
dazza71
be strong jimmy. get well soon
canila
Get Well Soon - All at Vital Rotherham
herringthorpe
Cheers herringthorpe, it's good to see someone who comes onto a rivals board to do something other than abuse people. Spot on!
LUFC1
get better soon jimmy :(
Super-Leeds
All us at Chelsea wishes you all the best Jimmy. (yeah I know, but some things are almost as big as footy, and this is one of em.)
Blue is the colour
yer get well soon
Mr God
Now that is bad news, get well soon.
will it ever happen
 

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