- Former England defender Ugo Ehiogu today April 21, 2017, died after he collapsed yesterday at Tottenham training ground
- Manchester United, Chelsea, Manchester City and other top clubs have sent their condolences to his family and friends
- Some players and ex-players have also registered their condolences to the family and friends of the deceased
Former England defender Ugo Ehiogu of Nigerian descent died at the early hours of today April 21, 2017, after he suffered an heart attack yesterday.
NAIJ.com had on Thursday, April 20, reported that the 44-year-old Tottenham U23 boss was rushed to the hospital after he was said to have collapsed during a training session
Spurs announced the passing away of their U23 coach earlier and have canceled all academy matches to be played over the weekend including a match against Manchester United on Monday, April 24.
Torrents of condolences have continued to pour in.
Manchester United, Chelsea and other top clubs also sent their condolences to the family and friends of the deceased in a tweet.
Some players and ex players have also reacted to the death of the former England defender and have sent their condolences to his family.
Also on the local scene, watch the Super Eagles as they prepare for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.