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Colin Bell

Personal information
Full nameColin Bell
Date of birth26 February 1946(age 70)
Place of birthHaslingden, England
Playing positionMidfielder

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Colin Bell MBE (26 February 1946), is a former English football player who was born in Haslingden, Lancashire, England. Nicknamed "The King of the Kippax" (after Manchester City's Kippax Street terraced stand renowned for its singing), and Nijinsky after the famous racehorse (due to his renowned stamina), Bell is widely regarded as Manchester City's greatest ever player. He was part of the famous trio of the late 1960s and early 1970s alongside Francis Lee and Mike Summerbee.

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