Turkish side Hatayspor confirm Christian Atsu’s passing
Turkish Super League side Hatayspor FK has finally confirmed the passing of Christian Atsu.
The Ghana international has been profound dead after weeks of trapping in rubble which occurred in Turkey in a 7.7 magnitude earthquake.
Hatayspor has confirmed Atsu’s departure the player’s remains will be sent to Ghana for a befitting burial.
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Göçük altında kalarak hayatını kaybeden futbolcumuz Christian Atsu’nun cenazesi memleketi Gana’ya gönderilmek üzere yola çıkmıştır. Seni unutmayacağız Atsu. Mekanın cennet olsun güzel insan. Üzüntümüzün tarifi yok. Huzur içinde uyu. https://t.co/2CSVfwfEuR
He joined the Turkish side from Saudi side Al Raeb in the immediate past offseason and made just two appearances for the side.
The former FC Porto player spent eight seasons competing in the English Premier League for clubs like Newcastle United, AFC Bournemouth and Everton.
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