Billy Bingham whose real name is William Laurence Bingham is a Northern Ireland footballer and manager who was born on August 5, 1931, in Belfast, United Kingdom. His first playing team was Glentoran where he featured between 1948 and 1950. He was known to have also spent several eight years with Sunderland where he made 227 appearances. The latest news about Billy Bingham says he recently passed away on June 9, 2022.
Billy Bingham’s managerial career days were the most epic of his life. He ended his football career as a Northern Ireland international. He is well known for his managerial career. His first role as a manager was at Southport in the year 1965. He was appointed manager of Northern Ireland just two years ago after taking the “Sandgrounders” to promotion out of the Fourth Division. He also managed Plymouth Argyle and then later with Linfield. With Linfield, he was able to help them win a quadruple from 1970 to 1971.
Billy Bingham’s most successful career as a manager was his second spell encounter with Northern Ireland. He was able to lead them in winning the British Home Championship in the year 1980. He again led them to a third British championship in the year 1984.
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Billy Bingham died on June 9, 2022. His funeral arrangements are determined by the family. The date and time as well as the venue of the funeral will be confirmed and communicated in due course.