Tommy Lawrence, former Liverpool goalkeeper, dies aged 77

Goalkeeper won three major trophies in 390 appearances at clubLawrence made news in 2015 after chance encounter with reporterThe former Liverpool goalkeeper Tommy Lawrence, a key member of Bill Shankly’s side in the early 1960s, has died aged 77.Lawrence joined Liverpool as an apprentice and made his debut in 1962 during a 1-0 defeat to West Bromwich Albion. He became affectionately known as “The Flying Pig” due to both his physique and flair for spectacular, acrobatic saves.RIP Tommy LawrenceHere's the moment a BBC reporter unwittingly stopped to ask him for memories from a 1967 derby game, n...

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