Carl Hoddle dies of a heart attack

Former Saffron Walden midfielder Carl Hoddle has died aged 41, after suffering a suspected heart attack at his Sawbridgeworth home on Sunday night. The brother of former England football manager Glenn Hoddle, was a former Spurs trainee, who went on to pla

Former Saffron Walden midfielder Carl Hoddle has died aged 41, after suffering a suspected heart attack at his Sawbridgeworth home on Sunday night.

The brother of former England football manager Glenn Hoddle, was a former Spurs trainee, who went on to play for Barnet and Leyton Orient as well as for Blue Square South side Bishop's Stortford.

Most recently he had been working as a car salesman at Mercedes-Benz in

Bishop's Stortford.


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An ambulance spokesman said: "We attended an address following reports of a man suffering from chest pains. The man was pronounced dead at the scene."

Ambulance crews attended at around 10.45pm on Sunday.

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