A Nigerian footballer slumped and died, while training for a match between Nasarawa United and Abuja United at the Lafia township stadium, Nasarawa state.
The Nigerian footballer has been identified as Dominic Dukudod, a former Kano Pillars player popularly known as ‘Don K’. Niyi Busari, Sports journalist who confirmed the footballer’s death, added that it occurred during the pre-match warm up.
A search on his Facebook revealed that footballer shared photos of himself before the game with the caption:
“Nasarawa unite is in problem”
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However news of the footballer’s demise, came off as a great shock to his fans who have all taken to social media to pen down tributes to him.