Former Ghanaian striker and 2008 Africa Cup of Nations poster boy Junior Agogo is reported dead at age 40.
The death of former Zamalek player was confirmed Thursday morning. He died passed in London
Agogo was hospitalized in 2015 after suffering stroke which debilitated him.
He was remembered for his eye-catching performances for the Black Stars during the 2008 Nations Cup on home soil.
Born Manuel “Junior” Agogo, he was born in Ghana but spent most of his childhood in the UK. He then moved back to Ghana during his years in secondary school. He began his youth career at Sheffield Wednesday in 1995, moving up to the senior squad in 1997.