Nigerian Professional Footballer Slumps and Dies After Complaining Of Chest Pain During A Match

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Former Enugu Rangers star, Henry Obiekwu, slumped and died while playing a friendly in Enugu Monday.

Eyewitnesses said right fullback, Henry, asked to be replaced during the friendly match with his youth team Samba FC at the UNEC Stadium in Enugu Monday morning after he complained of severe chest pain.

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He later slumped and was rushed to several hospitals before he was confirmed dead at the Eastern Nigeria Medical Centre in Enugu. FC Taraba was Henry’s last club.

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