Tottenham’s Ugo Ehiogu hospitalised after collapsing

Players across the Premier League took to social media to pay their respects to the former England and Rangers player, who passed away aged 44

Tottenham Hotspur's under-23 boss Ugo Ehiogu has been hospitalised after collapsing at team’s training ground on Thursday.

The 44-year-old who joined Spurs' coaching crew in 2014 got medical attention before taken to hospital by ambulance.

''We can confirm that Ugo Ehiogu is currently in hospital after collapsing at our Training Centre earlier today,'' the club tweeted.

''Our Under-23’s coach received immediate treatment on site from our medical staff before being transferred to hospital by ambulance.

''Everyone at the Club sends their best wishes to Ugo and his family. We shall continue to provide updates when we have further information.''

Ehiogu boasts of four English senior national team caps and will be recalled won the League Cup with Aston Villa in 1996 and also with Middlesbrough in 2004.

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