A former English Premier League (EPL) manager, Glenn Roeder, is dead.
Roeder, who has coached Newcastle United and West Ham United in the past, died at the age of 65.
Newcastle United made the announcement in a tweet via its Twitter handle on Sunday night.
“We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of our former player and manager, Glenn Roeder, at the age of 65.
“The thoughts of everybody at #NUFC are with his family and friends. Rest in peace, Glenn,” Newcastle tweeted.
Roeder made 193 appearances for Newcastle United at St James’ Park.
The former defender was in Arsenal’s academy before joining Leyton Orient in the early 1970s.