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Algerian Football Player "Soufiane Loukar" Dies during Match

Sun 26 Dec 2021 | 02:19 AM
Taarek Refaat

One of the football matches in the Algerian league witnessed a real tragedy on Saturday, after one of the players "Soufiane Loukar" died during the 90 minutes, after falling to the ground.

The incident that took place in the stadium of the martyr, in the Algerian province of Oran, in which, Loukar, the star of Mouloudia Club de Saïda (MC Saïda), died.

The 28-year-old suffered a serious head injury, after a sickening aerial collision with a player from Sportive Madinet d'Oran (ASM Oran), before returning to the field, and falling to the ground due to a severe heart attack.

The emergency team intervened in the right way but could save the Algerian team's captian.

In just 5 days, four players died of heart attacks including Algeria's Soufiane Loukar, 28, Croatian Marin Kacic, 23, Omani Makhlid Al Raqadi, 29,  Indonesian Tawfiq Ramzy, 20.