Former Ghanaian international, Manuel Junior Agogo was cremated (burnt into ashes) on September 20, 2019 in London.
Agogo was hospitalized in 2015 after suffering stroke which debilitated him. In April 2019, the striker revealed that he can no longer write with his right hand after suffering a stroke over four years ago.
The ceremony was attended by a delegation from the government of Ghana. They included; Deputy Sports Minister, Perry Okudzeto, leader of the delegation, executives of the Professional Footballers Association of Ghana, CAF Deputy General Secretary Tony Baffoe and menbers of the GFA normalization Committee; Sammy Kuffuor and Naa Odofoley.