Write an Article

Former England defender Ehiogu dies after cardiac arrest

FILE PHOTO: Football - Stevenage v Tottenham Hotspur XI - Pre Season Friendly - Lamex Stadium - 1/8/15 Tottenham Hotspur U21 Manager Ugo Ehiogu Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Paul Redding Livepic/Files
FILE PHOTO: Football - Stevenage v Tottenham Hotspur XI - Pre Season Friendly - Lamex Stadium - 1/8/15 Tottenham Hotspur U21 Manager Ugo Ehiogu Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Paul Redding Livepic/Files

LONDON (Reuters) - Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu has died aged 44 after suffering a cardiac arrest, Tottenham Hotspur said on Friday.

Ehiogu, who worked as Tottenham's under-23 coach, was rushed to hospital after collapsing at the club's training ground on Thursday.

(Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; editing by xx)

Fetching more content...