Maurice Lindsay has died at the age of 81

Wigan Warriors- The Maurice Lindsay years

Former Wigan Warriors chairman Maurice Lindsay has died at the age of 81.

Lindsay joined the club in 1980, leading them through a period of transformation which included winning eight consecutive Challenge Cups.

He was respected throughout the world of Rugby League and will be forever remembered as a visionary, proposing the Super League, which changed the face of Rugby League forever.

He also served on the board of Wigan Athletic under Dave Whelan and was Chairman of Preston North End for a short period of time.

Here are some of the highlights from his time as Wigan chairman:

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