Former goalkeeper of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles, John Felagha, is dead.
The Nigerian Football Federation, (NFF) announced in a tweet that the former National U17 and U20 goalkeeper died in Senegal on Sunday, August 30 at the age of 26.
“Former National U17 and U20 goal keeper John Felagha has died. Felagha died on Sunday in Senegal. He was aged 26. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, the tweet reads
However, the details of his death has not yet been revealed
John Felagha was part of the Golden Eaglets squad that won the UAE 2013 FIFA Under 17 World Cup.