Former Premiership Defender Dean Richards Dies



Richards passed away this morning

Richards passed away this morning

Former Tottenham, Wolves, and Southampton defender Dean Richards has died.

The former centre back has lost a long battle with a long term illness, it was announced today.

The 36 year old was forced to retire from the game in 2005 while playing for Tottenham, where he suffered from headaches and dizzy spells.

Wolverhampton Wanderers released the following statement on their website: “Everyone at Wolves was saddened to hear of the death of Dean Richards, who passed away this morning at the age of 36 after a long-term battle with serious illness.”

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