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15 August 2016

Former Town striker passes away

Former Town striker Dalian Atkinson has passed away after suffering a suspected heart attack.

The 48-year-old started his career at Portman Road after coming through the youth ranks and went on to make 69 appearances in his four years in the first-team, scoring 21 goals.

He joined Sheffield Wednesday in 1989 and went on to have spells at Real Sociedad, Aston Villa, Fenerbahce and Manchester City.

The thoughts of everyone at Ipswich Town are with Dalian’s family and friends at this very sad time.  

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