Thursday, 22 August 2019 18:35

Former Nottingham Forest, Sheffield Wednesday and Bristol Rovers striker Junior Agogo has died, at the age of 40.

Agogo,played 27 times for Ghana, scoring 11 goals and began his career with Sheffield Wednesday but left to play in the United States after making just two appearances for the Owls.

He returned to England with Queens Parks Rangers in 2002, before going on to play for Brentford.

He was best known for his time at Bristol Rovers where he scored 40 goals in three seasons and Nottingham Forest in 2006 and helped them achieve promotion to the Championship.

Agogo suffered a stroke in 2015, just three years after playing his final game in professional football for Scottish club Hibernian.