Cyrille Regis, West Bromwich Albion

Tribute to Cyrille Regis – a football pioneer and wonderful man

500x563-Cyrille-RegisStellar Group has reacted with sadness and shock to the news that Cyrille Regis MBE has died aged 59.

After a glittering football career, Cyrille became an agent with us and was working with Stellar right up until his death. As a football agent, Cyrille was renowned for his passion, determination and integrity, especially in the way he would champion the careers of up and coming players.

Stellar Group chairman Jonathan Barnett said: “Cyrille was a wonderful person to work with and his death has left everyone in the company and the players he represented with a great sense of sadness.  Our deepest condolences go out to Julia and all of Cyrille’s family and close friends.

“Cyrille was a pioneer in British football and hugely respected by everyone in the game. He was a role model to his young clients and a genuinely lovely man.”