Junior Agogo hospitalised following suspected stroke

Former Black Stars striker, Junior Agogo has been hospitalized. Agogo who is also a former Bristol Rovers striker is believed to have suffered a stroke.

Some well-wishers have taken to twitter to express their support to the retired striker and his family.

Eveleen @eveleen_lauraFollow

Poor Junior Agogo and his family. Wish him a speedy recovery. Still the player that I enjoyed watching the most. Could literally win a game.

7:06 AM – 30 Jan 2015

James Green @J_Green46Follow

Just seen what happened to Junior Agogo. Hope he is ok and wish him a speedy recovery

12:33 AM – 30 Jan 2015″


Agogo played for Bristol Rovers between 2003 to 2006 before moving to Nottingham Forest. It is believed Agogo was rushed to hospital on January 29, 2015.

Junior Agogo (real name Manuel Agogo) is a Ghanaian striker who made 140 appearances for the Rovers.

He joined from then Conference side Barnet for a fee of £110,000 with Giuliano Grazioli moving to Underhill as part of the deal.

Agogo was a member of the Black Star squad that participated in 2008 African Cup of Nations which was hosted by Ghana.

– Source: bristol post