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22 Aug

BREAKING NEWS: Former Ghana striker Junior Agogo dies in London

Former Ghana international Junior Agogo has been confirmed dead in London, Kickgh.com can exclusively report.

The former Zamalek FC striker passed on in England at a hospital on Thursday.
 
He has been suffering stroke since 2015 and underwent rehabilitation two years ago.
 
He died at age 40.
 
Agogo will be remembered by most Ghanaians for his sterling performance for Ghana at the 2008 Africa Cup of Nations, where he helped Ghana to finish third place.
 
He scored 12 times for the senior national team of Ghana in just 27 matches.
 
Agogo enjoyed a globe-trotting career that included spells in England, the US, Egypt and Greece.
 
He played for several clubs including Queens Park Rangers, Barnet, Nottingham Forest, Chicago Fire, Colorado Rapids, San Jose Earthquakes, Sheffield Wednesday, Bristol City, Apollon Limassol and Zamalek.
 
Agogo's final club was Scottish club Hibernian, where he spent a season before announcing his retirement in 2012.