Tommy Smith: Liverpool great dies, aged 74

Tommy Smith holds the Uefa Cup in 1973 – one of four European titles he helped Liverpool win

Former Liverpool captain Tommy Smith, who helped the club to domestic and European success in the 1960s and 1970s, has died aged 74.

Known as the “Anfield Iron”, Smith had an 18-year career at Anfield, during which he won four league titles.

He scored in the 1977 European Cup final as Liverpool beat Borussia Monchengladbach 3-1 to win the trophy for the first time.

Liverpool said that they were “deeply saddened”