Former Ghana striker Anthony Yeboah has expressed shock upon hearing the news of his former Leeds United team-mate Garry Speed's passing.
The football world was left stunned on Sunday by the sudden death of Wales manager Speed.
He was found hanged by Cheshire Police at a home in Huntingdon that he shared with his wife and two sons just after 7am on Sunday morning.
Yeboah told an Accra-based radio station Citi FM that he had been in constant contact with the 42-year-old, who he described as �responsible and a family man.�
�I could not believe it,� Yeboah opined. �He is very calm and didn�t have any problem.�
Speed and Yeboah were team-mates at Leeds United from from 1995 to 1996, and they remained friends throughout their football careers, and continued to speak to each other often, even recently.
"The last time I spoke to him was two weeks ago when I was in London. He's a family man and very responsible so this came as a shock."
|Disclaimer: Opinions expressed here are those of the writers and do not reflect those of Peacefmonline.com. Peacefmonline.com accepts no responsibility legal or otherwise for their accuracy of content. Please report any inappropriate content to us, and we will evaluate it as a matter of priority.