A young footballer has died after becoming “seriously unwell” during an FA Youth Cup game in Nottingham.
Dylan Rich, of West Bridgford Colts, was taken to hospital in an ambulance after he reportedly collapsed during his team’s match against Boston United on Thursday evening.
His “devastated and heartbroken” club announced on Sunday that Rich had died following the incident.
The Daily Mail reports that he suffered a suspected cardiac arrest.
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HENLEY Hawks have announced the sudden death of forward Dave Hyde.
The second row collapsed after yesterday’s National League 2 South opener against Old Albanian and died in hospital overnight.
Hyde, a former Witney player, leaves behind a young family.
Henley chairman Chris Nixon said: “It is with immense sadness that I have to inform you of the tragic loss of Dave Hyde, who collapsed after our game with Old Albanian yesterday.
“He passed away late last night in hospital.
“Our thoughts go out to his wife Katherine, his young son, close family and all his friends within our club.
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