Supporter died prior to club defeat to Kotoko

Supporter died prior to club defeat to Kotoko

Aziz Haruna Futtah, a member of Hearts’ supporters union, Nima Chapter O, has confirmed to YEN.com that Hudu Yahaya aka Alhaji Car Owner, the ardent club’s supporter who died on Tuesday morning collapsed prior to the kick-off of the Hearts versus Kotoko epic clash on Monday, May 2.

Supporter died prior to club defeat to Kotoko

Huudu collapsed prior to the game

Huudu was pronounced dead on Tuesday morning at the Ridge Hospital in Accra.

Huudu’s tragic death has received wide media attention where he is reported to have collapsed when he got home after the game.

According to Futtah, Huudu collapsed few minutes prior to the kick-off of the Rainbow team’s clash with Kotoko which ended 1-0 in favour of the latter.

Doctors on duty at his bed side could not save the affable supporter who was said to have had his blood pressure shot up minutes before the game leading to his collapse where he was quickly rushed to the Ridge Hospital in the stadium ambulance.

The ‘adua’, a burial ceremony for muslims was led by management members of Hearts at the Madina cemetery late on Tuesday afternoon.

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