News : Lee Collins is dead: great sadness! Soccer star died at the age of only 32

News : Lee Collins is dead: great sadness! Soccer star died at the age of only 32

Football captain Lee Collins has died at the age of only 32.
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Once again, the world of football has to cope with the loss of a gifted football professional. Yeovil Town captain Lee Collins died on Wednesday at the age of 32. That said his club in a message.

Lee Collins is dead: soccer captain died at the age of 32

“Everyone at Yeovil Town Football Club mourns the loss of club captain Lee Collins. Lee sadly passed away yesterday and our thoughts and prayers go with his family and friends. We ask everyone to respect family privacy during this time. ” The English football club does not want to make any further comments on Lee Collins’ death. In memory of the footballer, the game against Altrincham was canceled on Friday.

Lee Collins successful career as a footballer

Lee Collins’ football career began with the Wolves, but was never used during the season. He then played at Port Vale, Northampton and Hereford United. The central defender helped Herford United gain promotion in the 2007/08 season before moving to Yeovil. There he had to witness the bitter relegation of his team from the Football League. The last time he attended a game was in February 2021. But he had to sit on the bench against the Glovers, as the “Daily Star” writes.

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Football clubs mourn Lee Collins on Twitter

There is great sadness on Twitter after the news of Lee Collins’ premature death. His last club said goodbye with the words ‘rest in peace’ “The National League is deeply saddened by the tragic news of the passing of Yeovil Towns club captain Lee Collins. Our prayers and thoughts go with his family during this time,” wrote the National League . Former Blackpool executive Ian Holloway wrote, “Absolutely terrible news. My thoughts are with Lee’s family and friends and everyone at YTFC. Ollie x”.

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