Ex-West Brom, Coventry star Regis awarded MBE

Former Aston Villa and West Brom striker Cyrille Regis has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.

Regis, who scored 12 goals in 54 starts for Villa between 1991 and 1993, was given the honour for his services to the voluntary sector and football.

The 50-year-old scored 205 goals in a career that saw him also play for West Brom, Coventry, Wolves, Wycombe and Chester City.

He was capped five times by England and after a spell in coaching is now a football agent.

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