Nigerian defender dies after collapsing 3 minutes into football match


    By Adedayo Odulaja
    David Oniya is the latest Nigerian footballer to die in a foreign land. The footballer died today just 3 minutes into a match for his Malaysian club. Photo: BBC
    A Nigerian defender, David Faramola Oniya has been declared dead today, Saturday, June 13 after collapsing on the pitch during a friendly match between his club, T-Team and Kelantan in far away Malaysia.
    Local media reports say 30-year-old Oniya, who was T-Team captain, collapsed just three minutes into the match in Kota Bharu and was immediately rushed to the hospital.
    The match was abandoned after 60 minutes when a message was received …Read More

    Source:: The NET