Turkish goalkeeper Ahmet Eyup Turkaslan has died following Monday’s earthquake in his house nation, his membership Yeni Malatyaspor has confirmed.
“Our goalkeeper, Ahmet Eyup Turkaslan, misplaced his life after being beneath the collapse of the earthquake. Relaxation in peace,” the membership stated on Twitter.
“We won’t neglect you, lovely particular person,” it added.
Turkaslan, 28, performed six occasions for Turkish second division membership Yeni Malatyaspor after becoming a member of in 2021.
Former Crystal Palace and Everton winger Yannick Bolasie, who at present performs for Turkish second tier facet Caykur Rizespor, stated on Twitter: “RIP brother Eyup Ahmet Turkaslan. One second you possibly can see somebody within the dugout, the subsequent second they’re gone.”
Bolasie added: “My condolences to all his household and team-mates at Yeni Malatyaspor. Devastating to listen to and want we are able to all proceed to assist everybody in want.”