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Nigerian footballer dies of heart attack during a match

Ekundayo Ebenezer Mawoyeka, a famous 23-year-old Nigerian footballer, has been confirmed dead after suffering a cardiac arrest during a match, yesterday, in Turkey.

It was gathered that the Sarayköyspor striker collapsed in the 35th minute of his side’s match against Yeşilköyspor at the Servergazi Stadium and was rushed to the Servergazi State Hospital where he was confirmed dead.

While reacting to the news, the Denizli Amateur Sports Clubs Federation President, Feyyaz Ceşen, who wore Mawoyeka’s jersey, expressed deep sadness

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Rhema Olonade is an Entertainment writer on Kemi Filani News. She has BSC in Mass communication from Redeemers University, Lagos, Nigeria. She is passionate about news writing and broadcasting. Hobbies are watching movies, and public speaking. Tel: +2347161000090 Address: Ketu-Alapere, Lagos, Nigeria Email: [email protected]

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  1. Wow, that’s so sad and unexpected. Poor guy. Personally, I didn’t watch games with him. Usually I just search for results of matches I missed on http://777score.ng but now I suppose I’ll watch some records. Just to pay respect.

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