Yannick Nonnweiler is dead: former junior international dies at the age of 24
In the 2010/11 season Nonnweiler played together with Timo Werner in the U-17 of VfB Stuttgart, for which he scored twelve goals in 27 games in 27 games in the U-17 Bundesliga South / Southwest. In 2011, he also had under coach Christian Ziege two missions in the U18 national team, ran against Italy (2-1), among others, alongside Matthias Ginter and Maximilian Arnold.
The Saarlanders played for the youth teams of 1. FC Saarbrücken, Karlsruher SC, VfB Stuttgart, 1. FC Nürnberg and 1. FC Kaiserslautern.
Nonnweiler: Deceased after a severe headache in the clinic
Yannick Nonnweiler is said to have complained of a severe headache shortly before his death, but then he lost the fight for his life at the University Hospital Homburg. The exact cause of death is not yet known. As a result of Nonnweiler's death, his club canceled all matches for the upcoming weekend.
1. FC Kaiserslautern responded on Facebook to the sad news: "We were shocked to hear of the sudden and unexpected death of our former U23 player Yannick Nonnweiler at the age of only 24. In deep sadness, we are in thoughts with his wife , his family and friends. " The DFB responded with a statement of support in the network.
Sportfreunde Köllerbach mourn on Facebook for their striker
The sports fans Köllerbach, for the Nonnweiler until recently ran aground in the Saarland league, shared their deep dismay in a Facebook post. On the club's page it states: "A voice that was so familiar to us is silent, a person who has always been with us is no more, memory is the only thing left to us, nothing brings you back, but in our hearts are you always with us? "
The club continues to describe the deceased Nonnweiler: "You're not just our player, you're our friend, straightforward, honest, a heart of gold, always accurate, always exemplary, always fair, always loyal, always reliable, just honorable."
Nonnweilers club will cancel next two games
Sportfreunde Köllerbach have canceled their matches at SV Mettlach on Wednesday and at FSG Ottweiler-Steinbach on Saturday.
Nonnweiler scored in the U17 and U19 Bundesliga in a total of 83 games 25 goals, in the Saarland League he was successful in 45 games 45 times.