NFF Reacts As Nassarawa United Player, Martins Dies During Match

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reacted to the death of Nasarawa United defender, Chineme Martins, during a Nigeria Professional Football League match on Sunday.

Chineme Martins,
Chineme Martins

The player of the Nigeria Professional Football League slumped and died during a match in the league on Sunday.

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According to the report gathered, the deceased collapsed after colliding with a Katsina United player.

Efforts to resuscitate the player proved abortive, as he eventually gave up the ghost before he was even rushed to the hospital.

Reacting to this development, the governing body of football in the country expressed condolence to the family, friends and club of the deceased player.