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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 Sports Photography via 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 Sports Photography via 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 Sports Photography via 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 Sports Photography via 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 via Getty Images/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 via Getty Images/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 via Getty Images/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 via Getty Images/Getty Images)