Following the extremely sad news of Ugo Ehiogu's passing on Friday, a number of tributes flooded in from ex-West Ham United players, some of whom faced the former West Bromwich Albion, Aston Villa and Middlesbrough defender.
Everyone at the Club expresses their sincere condolences to those close to Ugo at this very sad time.
Devastated on the news I just heard about Ugo. He is a hero and I can't understand why he had to go so soon. My prayers are with his family— Carlton Cole (@CarltonCole1) April 21, 2017
RIP Ugo.— Shaka Hislop (@ShakaHislop) April 21, 2017
Sad sad news to hear the news of the passing of Ugo Ehiogu. A fantastic centre back in his time & a player who I looked up to as a kid. RIP— Daniel Gabbidon (@Gabbidon35) April 21, 2017
Absolutely devastated to hear Ugo Ehiogu has died! Thoughts and prayers with his family and loved ones ?? such a lovely gentleman RIP— Trevor Sinclair (@trevor8sinclair) April 21, 2017
RIP big fella.— Don Hutchison (@donhutch4) April 21, 2017
Such a good lad!!!????????? https://t.co/4OqPxflJsA
Horrifically sad news to hear of the passing of #ugoehiogu— Dean Ashton (@Dean36ashton10) April 21, 2017
Great man and a top player!
Thoughts with his family
My thoughts are with Ugo Ehiogu, his family and close friends.. god bless Ugo. Rip ?— John Hartson (@JohnHartson10) April 21, 2017
Tussling with big Ugo.. he was strong as an Ox ! Devastating he has been taken so early. pic.twitter.com/X7QFuF96Br— John Hartson (@JohnHartson10) April 21, 2017