Football has made it possible for players to move to different continents, it is the dream of many Nigerian footballers to play for European clubs but one thing that no footballer prays for is to die abroad when he is supposed to fulfill his potentials. Kelvin Odenigbo used to play for NAF Rocket in the Nigerian National League (NNL) but signed for Vitebsk in Belarus in March.
It is sad news for Nigerian football following the pronouncement of the death of a Nigerian footballer in Europe. Kelvin Odenigbo is a 20-year-old Nigerian footballer who played as a striker for FC Vitebsk, a Belarusian club that competes in the top tier of the Belarus Football league.
1. Kelechi Okafor The young lad tragically lost his life on Tuesday August 19th, 2021. According to reports, it was the day he was supposed to leave Nigeria for Azerbaijan, where he was to kickstart his career. Photo Credit: Instablog Kelechi slumped after a collision with a player during a training session with his teammates from Lion Heart football club and was rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.
Kelvin Odenigbo was 20 years old and a player of FC Vitebsk located in Belarus before he drowned and died in a lake on Saturday, June 5. Kelvin Odenigbo recently joined FC Vitebsk on a loan from his former club NAF Rockets, and he plays center-forward for Vitebsk where he has scored a goal in four appearances.
Kelvin Odenigbo, a Nigerian footballer who played for NAF Rocket FC on the Nigerian National League and was loaned to Vitbesk FC in Belarus, has been discovered dead after supposedly drowning in a lake. Vitbest FC confirmed the misfortune in a statement on it's official website.
Nigerian footballer, Kelvin Odenigbo, was found dead in a lake named Beloye in Belarus. Kelvin Odenigbo is a Nigerian footballer and known to be playing for FC Vibtesk in Belarus before his death. As reported by Daily Post, the dead body of the twenty-years-old-striker was found in the lake of Beloye on a Saturday by Versay, an employee at the lake.
On the 5th of June, 2021, a Nigerian footballer identified as Kelvin Odenigbo drowned in a lake in Belarus. Kelvin Odenigbo used to play for NAF Rocket in the Nigerian National League (NNL) before signing for an European club known as Vitebsk, in the month of March, 2021.
A Nigerian footballer, Kelvin Odenigbo, has been found dead after he drowned in a lake called Beloye at Pastavy District, Belarus. Kelvin Odenigbo who was born 13 April 2001 was a Nigerian of Igbo extraction started his football career with NAF Rockets in Nigeria. The aforementioned club is a Nigerian football club based in Abuja.