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Sport, Football, pic: 5th May 1984, Division 1, Birmingham City 0 v Liverpool 0, Liverpool's Alan Kennedy and Birmingham City's Howard Gayle with their eyes on the ball (Photo by Bob Thomas/Getty Images)

Sport, Football, pic: 5th May 1984, Division 1, Birmingham City 0 v Liverpool 0, Liverpool's Alan Kennedy and Birmingham City's Howard Gayle with their eyes on the ball  (Photo by Bob Thomas/Getty Images)

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Sport, Football, pic: April 1984, Division 1, Nottingham Forest 5,v Birmingham City 1, Birmingham City's Howard Gayle shields the ball from Nottingham Forest defender Viv Anderson (Photo by Bob Thomas/Getty Images)

Sport, Football, pic: April 1984, Division 1, Nottingham Forest 5,v Birmingham City 1, Birmingham City's Howard Gayle shields the ball from Nottingham Forest defender Viv Anderson  (Photo by Bob Thomas/Getty Images)

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Sport/Football, 29th May 1981, The victorious Liverpool team parade the European Cup on Merseyside after they had beaten Real Madrid 1-0 in Paris, with the goalscorer Alan Kennedy, right, and Howard Gayle holding the Cup (Photo by Bob Thomas/Popperfoto/Getty Images)

Sport/Football, 29th May 1981, The victorious Liverpool team parade the European Cup on Merseyside after they had beaten Real Madrid 1-0 in Paris, with the goalscorer Alan Kennedy, right, and Howard Gayle holding the Cup  (Photo by Bob Thomas/Popperfoto/Getty Images)

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1990: Portrait of Howard Gayle of Blackburn Rovers. \ Mandatory Credit: Russell Cheyne/Allsport

1990:  Portrait of Howard Gayle of Blackburn Rovers. \ Mandatory Credit: Russell  Cheyne/Allsport

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Howard Gayle (Howie Gayle) of Liverpool (right) moves past Wolfgang Dremmler of Bayern Munich during the European Cup Semi-Final 2nd leg at the Olympic Stadium in Munich, 22nd April 1981. The match ended in a 1-1 draw, with Liverpool winning on the away goals rule after a 0-0 first leg at Anfield. (Photo by Keith Hailey/Popperfoto/Getty Images)

Howard Gayle (Howie Gayle) of Liverpool (right) moves past Wolfgang Dremmler of Bayern Munich during the European Cup Semi-Final 2nd leg at the Olympic Stadium in Munich, 22nd April 1981. The match ended in a 1-1 draw, with Liverpool winning on the away goals rule after a 0-0 first leg at Anfield. (Photo by Keith Hailey/Popperfoto/Getty Images)