“...was one of the great personalities of the football world... he was a terrific man and will be sorely missed.”

Alex Ferguson, Manager, Manchester United.

Pictures by John Dawes features hilights from the career of newspaper photographer John Dawes. For over 40 years John worked as a professional photographer, with over 29 of those years concentrating on sport, taking him many times around the world covering events such as The Olympics and The World Cup.

John died on the 25th May 2007. He leaves behind a vast legacy of work, a small sample of which is shown on this site.

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