The painful, sudden death of Nigerian footballer, David Faramola Oniya, has just been announced.
Oniya, defender and captain of his Malaysian club, T-Team, died on Saturday, June 13, 2015, after collapsing on the pitch during a friendly match between his team and Kelantan.
Local media said the T-Team captain, who was 30, collapsed three minutes into the match in Kota.
The match was abandoned after 60 minutes when a message was received from the hospital that Oniya had died. He had passed away on the field due to a heart attack. May his soul rest in perfect peace.