Nigerian striker Ekundayo Ebenezer Mawoyeka has died of heart attack during a game between his club, Sarayköyspor and Yeşilköyspor on Sunday in Turkey.
Mawoyeka suffered a heart attack in the 35th minute of play and died in hospital Sunday night.
Denizli Amateur Sports Clubs Federation President, Feyyaz Ceşen, in a statement, described the 23-year old's death as sad.
First responders said that the Nigerian striker died of heart attack.
His death led to the postponement of the match.
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