Vital Barnet is reporting that first team coach John Harding has died of a heart attack.
Vital Barnet stated ‘Barnet fans everywhere will be saddened to hear the news that First Team Coach, John Harding has died of a heart attack.’
Barnet Football Club have released the following statement.
Barnet Football Club was shocked and deeply saddened to hear of the untimely death of First Team Coach John Harding.
John suffered a heart attack last week and was unable to recover in hospital.
John was a popular figure amongst players, staff and supporters alike and his passion for football was clear to everyone he met. He was also a keen singer and had recently formed his own rock group.
The staff at Vital Swindon Town would like to send their condolences to Barnet Football Club and to the fans of Barnet who were very accomodating to Swindon Town supporters last season in League Two.