Ugo Ehiogu's touching 'impulsive' final Tweet goes viral

Ugo Ehiogu’s final tweet told of how he gave a homeless person £10

Ugo Ehiogu’s touching final Tweet – posted on March 30 – has gone viral.

The former England, Aston Villa and Middlesbrough defender died on Friday after suffering a heart attack at Tottenham’s training ground 24 hours earlier.

But his final Tweet, when he revealed he had given a homeless person £10, has sent Twitter into a frenzy as fans and players paid tribute to the 44-year-old by retweeting it.

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Ehiogu coached the Spurs Under-23 team and player Shayon Harrison led the tributes.