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'Whenever I was with him, you could feel the positive vibes' – tributes to Samuel

'Whenever I was with him, you could feel the positive vibes' – tributes to Samuel

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Former Aston Villa and Bolton defender Jlloyd Samuel has been praised as a selfless, honest and positive friend after he died aged 37 in a car crash.Samuel, most recently player-manager of non-league side Egerton, died in an accident in Cheshire on Tuesday.A minute's applause was held at Villa Park before the Championship play-off second leg match between Villa and Middlesbrough. The supporters sang "there's only one Jlloyd Samuel" during the tribute.Ex-Wigan and West Brom striker Nathan Ellington, who played with him at Egerton, told BBC Sport: "It is gut-wrenching, he was an amazing guy. He did so much. He had a positive effect on people's hearts.Ex-Villa defender Samuel dies in crash"I saw...