Sports

Nigerian Footballer Found Dead In Italy

83 / 100

A Nigerian footballer has been found dead in his car in Italy. The 39-year-old striker was found dead a few days after complaining of leg pains.

Emergency services found Akeem Omolade unresponsive in a Peugeot in Sicily’s capital Palermo on Monday, June 13. The striker’s death has not been linked to anything suspicious.

62a894191a0a9
Nigerian Footballer Found Dead In Italy

Read Also: Neo Akpofure And Vee Are Spotted Together

Initial examination showed no obvious external injuries. Omolade’s family said the Kaduna-born player had complained of leg pains days before.

82a434cd057be7da56a1ac349720aa75 20749 d41d8cd98f00b204e9800998ecf8427e
Nigerian Footballer Found Dead In Italy

The Nigerian footballer represented the Maroons in Serie A, Italy’s top flight, between 2001-2003, making five appearances in total. Torino said in a statement: ‘President Urbano Cairo and all of Torino Football Club sincerely share in the Omolade family’s grief at the passing of our former player Akeem Omolade.

Follow Us for exclusive sports, entertainment, lifestyle and political news updates. We are also on all social media platforms.

Source
MYGHPAGE.COM

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Back to top button