Former English footballer Arthur Longbottom has passed away Friday evening and the death was announced yesterday on the 17th of September, 2023. The death was announced by loved ones and following that, people want to know hat happened to the the former QPR player. However, Arthur Longbottom cause of death has not been revealed but this is what we know.
Who was Arthur Longbottom?
Longbottom was born on the 30th January, 1933 in Leeds, United Kingdom. He died on 17 September 2023, at the age of 90
Arthur Langley was an English footballer. In an 11-year career in the Football League’s bottom two divisions, he scored 118 goals in 360 league and cup matches. After retiring from football, he changed his surname from Longbottom to Langley.
Longbottom played for Queens Park Rangers from 1954 to 1961 before being moved to Port Vale for £2,000 in May 1961.
Moreover, in January 1963, he was sold to Millwall for another £2,000 before joining Oxford United in the summer. In October 1964, he joined Colchester United, and in May 1965, he joined Scarborough in the non-league. Despite never receiving an award or being promoted, he was the top scorer at QPR, Port Vale, and Oxford United.
Arthur Longbottom cause of death.
Following the announcement of his sudden demise, many are rushing online to learn about how the former player died. However, after closely monitoring sources, Arthur’s cause of death has not been made public. Arthur was very influential during his day and would be dearly missed.
“We have been saddened to learn of the passing of former forward Arthur Longbottom. Longbottom made 212 appearances between 1955 and 1961, scoring 67 goals. The thoughts of everyone at QPR are with Arthur’s family and friends at this time. May he rest in peace.” Arthur’s former team QPR FC has posted on X in tribute to the player.
We have been saddened to learn of the passing of former forward Arthur Longbottom.
Longbottom made 212 appearances between 1955 and 1961, scoring 67 goals.
The thoughts of everyone at QPR are with Arthur’s family and friends at this time.
May he rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/pw8mcZ8TKV
— QPR FC (@QPR) September 17, 2023