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Mike made his debut on March 12th in the home draw against Southampton and for the rest of the season and the following two he was only to miss two matches.

It was certainly a debut to remember, but for all the wrong reasons.

At half-time he was replaced after suffering a re-occurrence of a thigh strain and that was to be the last that was seen in gold and black of the barrel-chested Bailey.

After a successful testimonial Mike left the club the following summer and played for Minnesota Kicks in the North American Soccer League.

I was really anxious and was dreading the day coming so I decided to just go for it by myself.“When I left work and got the bus to my nearest town centre, my palms were sweating. As I held the folded cane in my hand I imagined myself stepping off the bus and opening the cane out.

I worried about other peoples’ reactions and if I’d remember to use it the way I’d been shown.“I stepped off the bus, opened my cane and started walking. After walking through the arcade, I hadn’t had to apologise once for bumping into people and had said “thank you” at least ten times.

Whilst at the Valley he made five appearances for his country at Under 23 level, and for the full England side he collected two caps - against the United States and Wales in 1964.

Sadly, that year he broke a leg, the interruption bringing an early end to his international career.

His qualities were recognised that year though when he was named as the Midland Footballer of the Year.