Hunt, who scored 285 objectives in 492 appearances for Liverpool, died peacefully at his residence on Monday following an extended sickness, mentioned the English membership in an announcement on its web site.
“The ideas of all people at Liverpool FC are with Roger’s household and buddies at this unhappy and tough time,” added the Liverpool assertion.
Hunt is Liverpool’s second all-time main goalscorer after Ian Rush.
Earlier this month Jimmy Greaves,
one other member of England’s 1966 World Cup successful squad, died on the age of 81.
“Saddened to listen to that one more of the heroes of ’66 has left us. Roger Hunt was a really nice striker for each @LFC and his nation,” tweeted former England worldwide Gary Lineker.
“He could also be gone however his achievements will all the time be remembered. RIP Roger.”
Enjoying below legendary Liverpool supervisor Invoice Shankly,
Hunt helped the Merseyside workforce win two top-flight English league titles — in 1964 and 1966 — and the membership’s first FA Cup success in 1965.
“To be the goalscoring catalyst of the Shankly workforce to really obtain promotion after which go on to win these valuable league titles and the FA Cup places him in a bracket of LFC legends who’re liable for making us the membership we’re immediately,” mentioned Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp.
Hunt scored 3 times in six appearances in the course of the 1966 World Cup event
and netted 18 objectives in 34 caps for England.