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RIP Big Man. Image Library Of Ugo In Happier Times

RIP Big Man.  Image Library Of Ugo In Happier Times

What an awful day.

Terrible news that former Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu has died at the age of 44.

He suffered a cardiac arrest at Tottenham's training ground on Thursday.

Thoughts with his family at this sad sad time.

Villa and Blues will wear black armbands on Sunday and there will be a minutes applause.

I thought instead of going into a long article, it would be fitting to pay tribute to him with some of the great images of his time with us.

RIP big man.

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday April 21 2017
Time: 11:59AM


Just 44... get out and live folks, don't take it for granted. One of my tattoos reminds me, no matter what health wise... Get up. Get out. Live.
The Fear
21/04/2017 12:04:00
An absolute colossus at the back. I knew he'd been taken ill but, to die at 44 is such a waste.
chocolate teapot
21/04/2017 12:10:00
What a man? one of our greats, some partnership himself and the black Pearl. Merse summed it up on his interview with Sky with genuine emotion " Only the good die young" 3 Great Villa Men gone in the recent past. COTVABU
irish villa
21/04/2017 13:12:00
Ali Arab
21/04/2017 13:16:00
They say things come in 3s... with Dalian last year and Ugo this year, someone needs to keep a close watch on McGrath...
21/04/2017 13:19:00
Very very sad. So young.
21/04/2017 15:54:00
My thoughts are with his family, way too young, a sad loss, fondly remembered
Juan Mourep
21/04/2017 16:27:00
Amongst other memories, I will always remember his goal against Leicester at VP to keep our unbeaten start to the season under JG. RIP Big Man.
21/04/2017 16:43:00
Been reading the tributes being made about Ugo. I don't mind admitting, I've had tears in my eyes a couple of times today. Such a sad, sad loss. No age at all. Another Holte Ender in the Sky.......
Pride of Lions
21/04/2017 18:01:00
I heard he'd collapsed at Spurs' training ground but was genuinely shocked when I found out he'd passed. No age at all and a classy centre half and I doubt anyone across football would have a bad word to say. All thoughts to his family.
21/04/2017 20:20:00
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