A 15-year-old footballer in Walewale in the North East region who sustained a head injury during a football match has passed away.
The deceased, Linus Issahaku until his demise played for Division Two Side, Catholic Stars FC.
Linus Issahaku reportedly suffered from a cerebral hemorrhage following a clash with an opponent during a football match.
Saddick Obama who broke the news on his Twitter page said the condition of the deceased was diagnosed by doctors at Tamale Teaching Hospital.
SAD NEWS: Linus Issahaku, a player of Division Two side Catholic Stars FC, has passed on from a head injury he sustained in a football match in Walewale.
Doctors at the Tamale Hospital say he suffered cerebral haemorrhage, following a clash with an opponent. He was 15. pic.twitter.com/Uud0yFx3xB
— Saddick Adams (@SaddickAdams) February 19, 2021