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Tragic Death: 20 Footballers Who Died While Playing on the pitch (Photos)

Everyone dies one day, but the following footballers we are going to let you know about are among those who experienced a tragic death; They died on the pitch due to heart failure, fatal blows, head injury or other effects. This is why Football body, FIFA (Federation of International Football Associations), have considered it mandatory cardiac testing, both during matches and training.  Below is a list of 20 Footballers who had died while playing on the pitch. Samuel Okwaraji A qualified lawyer, Samuel Okwaraji

  1 year ago ago
Tragic Death: 20 Footballers Who Died While Playing on the pitch (Photos)

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How FIFA ascertains footballers' true ages, and the limitation to technique used

One of the most controversial things in football is how to determine the ages of professional football players especially in Africa. Most people have the notion that most African footballers lie about their age for reasons best known to them. Players can always produce or provide their birth certificates as evidence to prove that their age is not higher than what they have provided in their files.

  10 months ago ago
How FIFA ascertains footballers' true ages, and the limitation to technique used

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4 Religious things that are allowed in football match

Football is a game of passion. It is loved and appreciated by people all over the world. The beautiful game is doing more than entertaining the globe. It is uniting and promoting peaceful coexistence world over Though the game of football is a veritable sport that is helping the world economies, the international organization that is saddled with administration and control of football, FIFA does not want certain things to interfere with football.

  1 year ago ago
4 Religious things that are allowed in football match

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Latest African August Fifa Ranking

Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, and Kenya, along with the rest of the continent, learned their August rankings on Thursday from the Federation of International Football Associations. In the current rankings provided by the world football authority, the African nations experienced contrasting changes. With 1480 points, Gernot Rohr's Super Eagles drop from third to fifth place on the continent and to 34th globally.

  1 year ago ago
Latest African August Fifa Ranking

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List of association footballers who died while playing

The following is a list of association footballers who died while playing, either directly from injuries sustained during a game, or after being taken ill on the pitch. Following an increase in deaths, 1 both during matches and training, the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) considered mandatory cardiac testing, 2 already in place for years in some countries, such as Italy. 3 By 2009, FIFA player Pre-Competition Medical Assessment (PCMA) included family history, heart rhythm, sounds,

  2 years ago ago
List of association footballers who died while playing

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African Footballers That Died On The Pitch

Sad as it is, death of players on the pitch is not new in the game of soccer. Over the years, there have been players who died directly from injuries sustained while playing, or died after being taken ill on the pitch. This is why Football body, FIFA (Federation of International Football Associations), have considered it mandatory cardiac testing, both during matches and training. It is already in place for years in some countries. But has this really halted the death of players on the field? The latest of these

  2 years ago ago
African Footballers That Died On The Pitch

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Top Affiliated Footballers who died while playing on pitch in the World

This article needs extra citations for verification. Please assist enhance this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced cloth may also be challenged and removed. Find sources: "List of affiliation footballers who died while playing" – news · newspapers · books · pupil · JSTOR (May 2015) ( Learn how and when to cast off this template message ) This is a dynamic list and may also by no means be able to satisfy unique standards for completeness. You can�

  2 years ago ago
Top Affiliated Footballers who died while playing on pitch in the World

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Six Footballers Who Died On The Pitch, Number Six Died In Lagos

Football leaves us with unforgettable moments, victories and joys, game after game. However, sometimes it has its sad and impacting moments. Sad as it is, death of players on the pitch is not new in the game of soccer. Over the years, there have been players who died directly from injuries sustained while playing, or died after being taken ill on the pitch. This is why Football body, FIFA (Federation of International Football Associations), have considered it mandatory cardiac testing, both during matches and

  1 year ago ago
Six Footballers Who Died On The Pitch, Number Six Died In Lagos