Mick Bates Death – Obituary, Former Leeds United Player Mick Bates Dies At 73

Mick Bates Death

Mick Bates Death – Obituary, Mick Bates Cause Of Death

Former Leeds United player Mick Bates from Midfielder, passed away this morning at 73. Bates, Born in Armthorpe, Doncaster, in 1947, made 191 appearances for the club in all competitions, scoring nine goals between 1965 and 1976 after he professionally signed up for Leeds United in 1964.

Sources say that Bates went on to make his senior debut in September 1965, helping Leeds United defeat Hartlepool United 4-2 at Elland Road in the League Cup,  Following his spell with the Saddlers, Mick went on to have stints at Bradford City and hometown club Doncaster Rovers, before retiring in 1981. As part of the club’s Centenary celebrations in 2019, Mick alongside fellow members of the Revie team, was granted the Freedom of the City of Leeds, by Leeds City Council.

Mick is survived by wife Jill, son Paul and the rest of his family . Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time. The cause of his death is yet unknown at the time of this reporting.


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Tributes and condolences are being shared across social media timelines over the passing of Bates. It is with a deep sense of loss that friends and families mourn their beloved one who has died unexpectedly.

It is in the spirit of this mourning that we extend our condolences to the family of Bates and everyone affected by the passing.

Mick Bates Obituary

The family’s privacy must be observed at this difficult time. This publication is a piece of noteworthy information only and does not serve as an obituary announcement for Bates. The obituary would be officially released by the family.  Details of the deceased burials, funeral, and other related ceremonies would rightfully be published by the family of the deceased in their chosen online platform.

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