Ghana premier league team, Bechem United has unfortunately lost one of their star defenders, Osman Iddrisu, after battling a short illness.
Iddrisu is said to have passed away in Tamale, also his hometown, where he had gone to seek treatment after an injury he sustained last season while playing for his club.
He is said to have all of a sudden on Wednesday taken ill and was rushed to a hospital, but died shortly after.
Confirming the news to Ghanasoccernet.com, an unnamed spokesperson for Bechem United said, “Yes it is true. Osman’s death was announced yesterday (Thursday) at the training grounds. A delegation from the team will be sent to the player’s family in Tamale today.”
Osman Iddrisu being Muslim, is expected to have been buried by now in Tamale where he died.
May his young soul rest in peace.