The Trinidad and Tobago FA said it had received some horrendous news

The former Aston Villa and Bolton defender Jlloyd Samuel died in a auto crash on Tuesday morning.

” We are deeply saddened to hear of the deaths among our former participate Jlloyd Samuel at the age of only 37 in road accidents ,” Villa said here on Twitter.

” Our players will wear black armbands as a mark of respect tonight[ in the Championship play-off semi-final against Middlesbrough] and our thoughts are with his friends and family at this very difficult time .”

Samuel played 169 league tournaments during nine years at Villa before meeting Bolton in 2007, going on to stir 71 tournament appearings over four years. He likewise had loan incantations at Gillingham and Cardiff. Most recently he has been the player-manager of the non-league club Egerton.

Samuel was capped by England from under-1 8 to under-2 1 height and was an unused substitute for a elderly international against Sweden in 2004. He decided to represent Trinidad and Tobago, winning two caps. He too played fraternity football in Iran between 2011 and 2015.

The Trinidad and Tobago FA said in a statement:” We’ve received some dreadful report that former national defender and ex-Aston Villa and Bolton Wanderers musician Jlloyd Samuel died in a auto crash this morning in England.

” According to reports, Jlloyd was returning home after sagging his teenagers off to school and crashed with an oncoming vehicle.

” The Trinidad and Tobago FA and his former national team-mates at this time provides deepest condolences to his family members both in the UK and here in Trinidad and Tobago .”

Jlloyd Samuel in action for England U2 1s. Photograph: The FA/ Rex/ Shutterstock

Born in San Fernando, Trinidad, Samuel moved to the UK as a teenager and attended school in Blackheath. He played for London Schoolboys and Charlton youth line-ups before signing for Villa.

Cheshire police said they were called to a serious collision involving a van and a Range Rover in High Legh, Cheshire at 7:55 am.

” Sadly the move of the car, Jlloyd Samuel, 37, from Lymm, died at the vistum ,” they said in a statement.” The driver of the van, a 54 -year-old man, sustained serious injuries and has been sent to hospital .”


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