A young footballer has passed away in front of his teammates while participating in a training session. The player identified as Hyacinth Siadia from Yaounde, the capital of Cameroon, reportedly collapsed and died on the pitch during training yesterday.
According to reports, the teammates thought he was joking after he collapsed 10 minutes during warm up. The officials tried to resuscitate on the pitch but it was already too late.
His corpse has been deposited at a mortuary and his family notified of the sad incident.
May his soul rest in peace.