Tottenham under-23 coach Ehiogu collapses at training ground

The 44-year-old made his name in the Premier League and also had spells in Scotland where he became a fan favourite by scoring in the Old Firm Derby.

FORMER Rangers ace Ugo Ehiogu has been rushed to hospital after suffering a heart attack at Tottenham's training ground.

Ehiogu enjoyed a playing career at the highest level having represented Aston Villa and Middlesbrough over 350 times and earning four England caps.

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The former Aston Villa and Middlesbrough defender collapsed and was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital by ambulance, Spurs confirmed. The defender helped the team to two League Cup successes, making in excess of 300 appearances for the club in all competitions.

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

His final club was at Sheffield United before retiring in 2009.

Ehiogu, from Homerton, London, scored once for his country in a 3-0 win agaisnt Spain at Villa Park in February, 2001.

He joined Tottenham's coaching staff in 2014.



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