The Agogo family have announced the date for the burial of the late Manuel Junior Agogo who passed away on August 22, 2019, in a London hospital.
The Ex-Black Stars striker died at the age of 40 after a long battle with stroke.
According to the family, plans are far advanced to give the late Junior Agogo a brother and a son the befitting burial that he deserves.
Friday, 22nd September 2019 as the day for the burial of the late Blackstars striker, Junior Manuel Agogo in London.
From the funeral poster sighted, the footballer would be cremated in a private ceremony after the service.
See poster below:
In 2017, Agogo told the BBC Four documentary titled Speechless that he had troubles with speech following the illness which he says has left him lacking confidence and socially isolated.
Agogo is a Ghanaian former professional footballer who played as a striker. He was born in Ghana but spent most of his childhood in the UK.
Agogo started his professional career with the Owls where he played three games for the then Premier League side between 1997 and 2000.
Agogo enjoyed a cult following during his 27-game stint with the Black Stars of Ghana scoring 12 goals. He won bronze with the team at the 2008 African Cup of Nations.