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Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by iamimohtal(m): 9:05pm On Mar 08, 2020
The Solid Miners’ star mysteriously passed away during Sunday’s Nigeria top-flight game

Nasarawa United's Chieme Martins has tragically passed away during Sunday’s Nigeria Professional League clash against Katsina United.

Goal understands, through an eye witness, the player slumped after a collision with an opposing player.


Shina Oludare
@sportingshina
AGONY! Nasarawa United players in tears after Chieme Martins was confirmed dead after Sunday’s NPFL clash vs Katsina United. Martins slumped following a collision, however, he gave up the ghost stranded as the Peugeot 406 ambulance stationed match venue did not start ��️���️

According to a Goal source, when the game was still goalless, Martins collided with a Katsina United player and fainted.

Chairman of the League Management Company, Shehu Dikko anticipates an autopsy to establish the cause of the player’s death.

“We commiserate with Nasarawa United and the immediate family of the late player,” said Dikko in a statement.

“It is hoped that the findings of the autopsy would inform subsequent measures, if any, that has not been addressed by the existing standard procedure.”

As at the time of publishing this article, Goal was unable to get through to the club for their statement.


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Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by EliteDude(m): 9:08pm On Mar 08, 2020
Wow!
Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by ukukaegbu(m): 9:11pm On Mar 08, 2020
So sad embarassed
Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by Nobody: 9:29pm On Mar 08, 2020
Is this news confirmed? If true .. RIP
Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by zoeA: 9:34pm On Mar 08, 2020
9ja! I hail o!
The ambulance no work?
Are we cursed?
Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by Oyiboman69: 9:34pm On Mar 08, 2020
Death is certain, the time is not.

Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by nzeobi(m): 9:39pm On Mar 08, 2020
Rip young blood.
Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by voskia: 9:46pm On Mar 08, 2020
ambulance refuse to start?? nothing is working in this country fa.
Re: Nasarawa United’s Chieme Martins Passes Away In NPFL Match Against Katsina Unite by TUANKU(m): 10:07pm On Mar 08, 2020
Ambulance no start, another vehicle no dey? Useless country.

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