Tottenham have announced the shocking death of one of their coach which was confirmed today, MySportDab reports.
Spurs confirmed the death of Gian Piero Ventrone which comes after a battle with Leukaemia which he couldn’t overcome.
He joined Tottenham as one of their coaching staff during November 2021 and has been working with them since then.
He recently worked with clubs like at Juventus, Catania, JS Suning, GZ Evergrande and AC Ajaccio before moving to England.
Gian Piero Ventrone short time with Tottenham have seen him established himself amongst the players during this sessions.
He will be missed dearly by the club who have took to their social media to announce the passing away of their fitness coach.
They did not go into full details as to when he started struggling with the sickness that had him giving up the ghost.
Tottenham only confirmed Gian Piero Ventrone after a long battle with leukemia which the club were shocked to learn he passed away.
Here Is What Was Said Via Tottenham Official Website:
“We are devastated to announce that fitness coach Gian Piero Ventrone has passed away.
“The 61-year-old joined the Club in November, 2021, as part of Antonio Conte’s backroom staff, having previously held roles at Juventus, Catania, JS Suning, GZ Evergrande and AC Ajaccio.
“As loveable off the pitch as he was demanding on it, Gian Piero quickly became a hugely popular figure with players and staff.
“He will be greatly missed by everyone at the Club and our thoughts are with his family and friends at this impossibly sad time.
Tottenham will have to secure a replacement in the future as Gian Piero Ventrone position needs urgent attention with the club facing injury problems.