Ugo Ehiogu, former England and Aston Villa defender, was rushed to the hospital after collapsing on Thursday.
Ehiogu, Tottenham’s U-23 coach, collapsed at the team’s training ground.
He was treated on site before he was taken to the hospital.
Tottenham broke the news on their Twitter handle: “We can confirm that Ugo Ehiogu is currently in hospital after collapsing at our Training Centre earlier today.”
We can confirm that Ugo Ehiogu is currently in hospital after collapsing at our Training Centre earlier today. pic.twitter.com/uLZkb3hYHS
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) April 20, 2017
The North London club added that: “Everyone at the club sends their best wishes to Ugo and his family.”
“We shall continue to provide updates when we have further information.”
The Homerton-born defender also played for West Brom, Leeds United, Rangers and Sheffield United.
He was a member of the Aston Villa team which lost in the final of the 2000 FA Cup at the old Wembley Stadium.
Ehiogu joined Spurs in coaching capacity three years ago.