Former Aston Villa defender Jlloyd Samuel dies in car crash

Former Aston Villa and Bolton defender Jlloyd Samuel has died in a car accident at the age of 37.

Aston Villa tweeted: “We are deeply saddened to hear of the death of our former player Jlloyd Samuel at the age of just 37 in a car accident.

“Our players will wear black armbands as a mark of respect tonight and our thoughts are with his friends and family at this very difficult time.”

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