Former Tottenham Hotspur defender Goran Bunjevcevic dies, aged 45

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Ex-Spurs star suffered a stroke in April and had been in a coma

Former Tottenham Hotspur star Goran Bunjevcevic has died at the age of 45, the club have confirmed.

The ex-Yugoslavia international suffered a stroke in April and had been in a coma ever since.

Former Tottenham Hotspur defender Goran Bunjevcevic.

Former Tottenham Hotspur defender Goran Bunjevcevic.

He joined Spurs in 2001 and spent five years with the club but only made 57 appearances for the club in all competitions with injuries several restricting the ball-playing defender’s opportunities in north London.

Another of his former sides, Red Star Belgrade also tweeted their condolences and a video of the player explaining his love for the club.

Aleksandar Kolarov dedicated his goal against Costa Rica earlier in World Cup 2018 to Bunjevcevic, who was the Serbian national team’s sporting director.


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