Kenny Morgans, 73; soccer player survived ‘58 Munich air crash

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United said that Kenny Morgans, who survived the Munich air disaster in 1958, has died. He was 73.

Mr. Morgans became ill Saturday and died in a hospital.

A total of 23 people died when the plane carrying United’s young team crashed at Munich-Riem Airport.

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Mr. Morgans made a full recovery. The Welsh winger made 23 first-team appearances for United.