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Herbert Afayo

Football

Uganda

7 January 2022

Age:

21

Vaccination Status: 
Unknown

Deceased

Tragedy as defender Afayo dies during a training session in Lugazi

Lugazi Municipal Council FC defender Herbert Afayo, 21, died instantly after landing ackwardly during training at Geregere Safi Playground in Lugazi, Buikwe District. What started as a normal day in the life of defender Herbert Afayo, 21, ended in tears and true agony following a cardiac arrest (as per a postmortem report) during a training session. Afayo landed awkwardly after an aerial challenge with the goalkeeper and died instantly.