Turkish Club Sarayköyspor has announced the death of Nigerian attacker Ekundayo Eko Mawoyeka who died of cardiac arrest while in action for his Club last Sunday.
The Club said via social media on Monday that Mawoyeka who signed club in September collapsed in the 35th minute of the game against Yetaganspor on November 4.
He was rushed to the Servergazi State hospital where unfortunately he gave up the ghost.
“We have learned that our football player Ekundayo ‘Eko’ Mawoyeka has passed away from a heart attack in 35 minutes after the match with Yeşilköyspor.
We wish all the lovers, especially the sad family of our footballer, our community and patience,” Sarayköyspor said.
“You gave us your last goal before we left, we loved you very much. Your memories, that smiling face will always live, we will never forget Eko.
We’ll have you living there pretty much,” the club said. The club said on Monday.