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New football tragedy: Young player from France dies in his sleep

Five days after Fiorentina captain Davide Astori passed away in Udine night before the match against Udineze, another tragedy happen.

Thomas Rodriguez, 18 year-old player who played for French second-division club Tours died in his sleep, the club has confirmed in their statement.

– Tours FC is devastated by this drama, which plunges the club into an immense sadness, Tours said.


This young player joined his club in 2016, a was a part of the reserve squad.

Because of this, Tours – Valenciennes was canceled, and other matches in France scheduled for this weekend will start with one minute of silence.

The autopsy was scheduled for next week, when the public will know what was the cause of death.

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Travis studied at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Cultural and Diversity faculty) in 2010. He began his journalism career almost 8 years ago, working in the weekly newspaper industry and world web. During his professional career, he traveled to UK, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Russia, and India. He had joined team at the beginning of 2016. Today Travis is MSc, Journalist of our project. Besides, he continues working with biggest brands and companies in the world due to his professional passion to writing and traveling. He had the pleasures of meeting international events and writing about major leagues, transfers, hot news, etc. Travis is a football enthusiastic writer and he has analyzed and described almost every major events during 2016 season. Contact Travis Mokey on personal e-mail: [email protected]

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