Piers Morgan is also among those paying tribute to the legend.
He wrote on Twitter: “RIP Jimmy Greaves, 81.
“One of the greatest England footballers, brilliant broadcaster, fantastic bloke. Sad news.”
Paddy wrote: “When I was a kid I loved watching Saint & Greavsie.
“Back then I just thought he was that funny bloke off the telly, turns out he was one of our greatest ever goal scorers! RIP Jimmy Greaves #Legend”
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