Donald Woan, former Liverpool striker, dies at the age of 92

Donald Woan, former Liverpool striker, dies at the age of 92

- Donald Woan has passed away at the age of 92, Liverpool have confirmed

- The former Reds striker had a short spell with the Anfield giants

- Woan also played for Leyton Orient, Bradford City, Tranmere Rovers and Yeovil Town

Donald Woan, former Liverpool striker, has died at the age of 92, the Anfield giants have confirmed.

Woan was born in the city of Merseyside and was signed from Bootle Athletic by manager George Kay in October 1950.

However, he did not make his first league debut until January 13, 1951, where he was named in the team that defeated Derby County by 2-1.

The following week, he made the starting XI that faced rivals Everton and that would be his last for the Reds at senior level.

Woan had different spells Leyton Orient, Bradford City, Tranmere Rovers and Yeovil Town before hanging up his boots in 1957.

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