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NEWS: Phil McKnight

27 May 2018

The Club are saddened to hear of the passing of the oldest living former-O's player Phil McKnight on May 25.

McKnight was a talented wing-half who was born in Camlachie, Scotland on June 15 1924. He made the move from Alloa Athletic to Chelsea in 1947, before joining the O's in 1954 where he made 161 appearances across five seasons.

Phil passed away just short of his 94th birthday. The Club send their condolences to Phil's friends and family at this difficult time.


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