Print Edition - 2017-04-22  |  Sports Digest

Former England defender Ehiogu passes away

- AFP, LONDON

Apr 22, 2017-

Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu has died in hospital aged 44 following a cardiac arrest, Tottenham Hotspur said on Friday. Ehiogu, who worked as Tottenham’s under-23 coach, had collapsed at the North London club’s training ground on Thursday. He passed away in the early hours of Friday, the Premier League title contenders said in a statement. Ehiogu, who started out as a trainee at West Bromwich Albion but spent most of his career at Aston Villa, was capped four times by England.

Published: 22-04-2017 08:44

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