SHOCKING! Stephen Keshi Is Dead!

SHOCKING! Stephen Keshi Is Dead!

By Johnny Edward:

Former Nigeria captain and coach Stephen Keshi, 54, is dead.

The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach, who recently lost his wife Kate, suddenly stopped breathing in the early hours of Wednesday in Benin City, Edo State, Completespprtsnigeria.com was informed.

Keshi’s bossom friend and colleague Valere Hounandinou confirmed the sad and shocking news to Completesportsnigeria.com.
Keshi died after complaining of irregular heartbeats, Valere revealed this morning to Completesportsnigeria.com.
“We both spoke on Tuesday afternoon because he was to come to Lagos but he couldn’t make it due to his breathing,” an emotional Valere, who was Keshi’s Super Eagles assistant, began in a chat with Completesportsnigeria.com.
“I told him to go for a check-up which he did and about an hour ago close associate called me tooconfirm his death.”
Valere who is also bereaved of his wife was Keshi’s longest serving assistant.
The Togolese added: “Keshi was a legend and was more than a brother.”
Keshi lost his wife of 33 years Kate to cancer in December. They are survived by four children.

COMMENTS

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    Very shocking, i thought he was in South Africa to take over the job of Bafana Bafana’s coach only to hear that he is dead. May God give his family the fortitude to bear the lost.

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    Very shocking, i thought he was in South Africa to take over the job of Bafana Bafana’s coach or Orlando Pirate this week only to hear that he is dead. May God give his family the fortitude to bear the lost.

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    Ezege John 1 year

    What a very early morning sad news and a great lost to Nigeria in this time of confussion!!!!!! May his soul rest in perfect peace .Amen

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    akingboye ebunoluwa 1 year

    This is a great lost, R.I.P

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    ayodele 1 year

    May his soul rest in peace, what a sad story. 

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    THOMPSON AIMIENOHONAVBARE 1 year

    very sad story to all nigeria.. the all time best captain and couch which nigeria as ever produce.. may he soul rest in perfect peace

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    D,macben 1 year

    Very hard to believed
    Keshi again the wife died last yr
    Just worry about the children
    God know more better than us
    We love you
    May his soul rest in perfect peace

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    basil 1 year

    thei

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    Jingfa Nancwat 1 year

    Shocking! But God knows why.

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    gideon 1 year

    This is very shocking it pain me as if he my family,may is gentle soul rest in peace.

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    Joshua Sheduar 1 year

    What a loss

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    Chidi steve 1 year

    It is really shocking indeed to hear of the sad news God ‘ll grant his soul eternal rest

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    Akins 1 year

    Shocking! But God knows why.
    MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PEACE

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    Saint Palmer 1 year

    Wow! Stephen Keshi ! Big Boss! Dead ?. Wow! This is so sad, very painful. Am always expecting him to be back on the bench soon , only to read of his demise, so sad, it pains me to the bone! honestly, from way back in the late 80`s , in the heart of so many war front for the Super-Eagle! Thank you for everything Big Boss, We love you dearly, God bless your soul, and God be with your children and family, Good Night Keshi and GLORY TO GOD !

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    Very sad and shocking news. A football Icon gone. Well, God knows. 

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    Mike muwanika 1 year

    ma his soul rest in peace

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    Bakky hassan 1 year

    r.i.p

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    Matthew 1 year

    It’s indeed shocking as we are still morning keshi Amadues shibu joined him what a big loss