Most people know Jimmy Hill as the Match of the Day host and analyst with the comically-large chin and cheesy grin.
In reality, his broadcasting experience does not scratch the surface of the impact he has had on the game as a player, manager, union leader and hugely-influential innovator.
Now 85 years old, it has emerged that Hill has been suffering from Alzheimer’s since 2008. He is currently living in a care home where he is the subject of a legal wrangle between his family members.
In recognition of Hill's myriad achievements, here are five reasons to love him…