Fare thee well Emanuel Junior Agogo🙏🏿God gives and God takes .We payed him our last respect ..thank you to all who were present today ..maximum respect to his strong Mother👊🏿🙏🏿❤️ pic.twitter.com/IutX3XW2ja— Anthony Baffoe (@AnthonyBaffoe) September 20, 2019
Former Black Stars international, Junior Manuel Agogo, has been laid to rest at a private ceremony held in London.
The former Nottingham Forest star was cremated at St. Mark’s Church, 114 Hamilton Terrace, London.
The Ghanaian delegation to the funeral was led by the Deputy Minister of Sports, Mr Perry Okudzeto.
Other notable sports personalities, who attended the funeral, were Confederation of African Football Deputy General Secretary Tony Baffoe, former Black Stars’ prolific defender Sammy Kuffuor and Naa Odofoley, both of the Ghana Football Association Normalisation Committee.
It would be recalled that the prolific striker died in a hospital in London on Thursday, August 22, 2019.
He battled stroke until his demise.