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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Ex-Aston Villa player ‘Peter Whittingham’ dies aged 35

At the age of 35, former Aston Villa and Cardiff player ‘Peter Whittingham’ has died.

His death follows head injuries that he sustained 12 days ago at a pub in Barry.

South Whales Police described the incident as an “accidental fall”.

He had played 66 games with Aston Villa and had loan spells at Burnley and Derby before joining Cardiff in 2007.

-Sam Fitzsimons


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