Celtic supporters mourn Jock Stein's widow

JEAN Stein, the widow of the legendary former Celtic and Scotland manager Jock Stein, has died, it emerged last night. Mrs Stein, who was in her eighties, passed away on Thursday.

A Celtic spokesman said: "She will be sadly missed. The thoughts and prayers of everyone at Celtic Football Club are with the Stein family at this sad time. The club would request that the privacy of the Stein family is respected."

Jean married Jock Stein in 1946. He died in 1985, aged 62, during a Scotland-Wales World Cup qualifier in Cardiff.