1960 promotion captain Danny Malloy dies aged 84

Last updated : 17 January 2015 By BBC Sport

C:WindowsTempphp783A.tmpMalloy captained the side that won promotion to the old First Division in 1960 - the last time the Bluebirds reached the top-flight before promotion to the Premier League in 2012.

He started his career with Dundee before being signed by Cardiff for £17,500 in 1955.

He left Ninian Park to become player-manager at Doncaster in 1961.

He died in a hospital near Stirling on 14 January and leaves a son, Andy, and daughter, Linda, plus seven grandchildren.