Oh No! Talented Nigerian Footballer, Ifeanyi George Dies In Horrific Road Accident (Photo)

Whatapp News

Ifeanyi George, FC striker, has died from an auto crash on Sunday morning, along Benin-Ore road, TheCable reports.

George, alongside two unidentified team mates, died on the spot of the .

Amobi Ezeaku, team manager, confirmed the of the former Enyimba player to TheCable.

He, however, could not ascertain the two other players involved in the auto , adding that he’s on his way to the scene.

“It is a black Sunday in Nigerian and sad to say the least,” he said.

“Yes, its true that Ifeanyi George died on the spot but will confirm others to you as I am on my way to the scene of the .”

The accident scene

Following the suspension of the Professional League (NPFL) 2019/20 season amid the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday, all club sides had released their players to go home.

George and his other team mates — involved in the accident — were said to be on their way to Lagos for the break when they met their untimely .

The coronavirus crisis has led some countries to halt sports activities, while others have opted to play their games behind closed doors.