Liverpool, March 22 (IANS) Ronnie Moran, former Liverpool football club captain and coach, breathed his last at the age of 83 here on Wednesday.Also Read - PSG Forward Kylian Mbappe Drops Major Hint on His Future

Moran played 379 times between 1952 and 1968 for Liverpool, scoring 17 goals, but arguably played a big role under head coach Bill Shankly. Also Read - Manchester United vs Liverpool Live Streaming Premier League in India: Preview, Playing 11, Prediction - Where to Watch MUN vs LIV Live Stream Football Match Online on Disney Hotstar, JIOTV; TV Telecast Star Sports

Moran played under Shankly when he was invited by the Scot to join the coaching team and twice filled in as caretaker coach during 49 years of service at the club. Also Read - Barcelona, Real Madrid Among Europe's 12 Biggest Football Clubs Form Breakaway Super League. All You Need To Know

“Liverpool Football Club is deeply saddened by the passing of Ronnie Moran,” a statement from the club said.

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