15-year-old footballer, Mohamed Savane, yesterday died of a suspected heart attack on the pitch while playing with his friends.
The midfielder – who spent two years in the youth set-up at Stade Reims is believed to have suffered a suspected heart attack on the pitch, with the likes of Paris Saint-Germain, Marseille and Bordeaux all offering their condolences.
Mohamed Savane played for Reims’ U14 and U15 side’s before joining partner club Cormontreuil FC last summer.
The Ligue 1 outfit have announced they will pay tribute to their former youth star against Rennes on Sunday, where they will hold a minute’s silence in his honour.View image on Twitter Stade de Reims
Le SDR profondément sous le choc. Passé par les U14 et U15 du club avant de rejoindre cet été le Cormontreuil FC, Mohamed Savane s'est éteint hier, lors d'un match entre amis. Le SDR est …