Former Nigerian international Isaac Promise has just been announced dead by his US football club, Austin Bold FC.
The 31 years old was said to have passed on yesterday, October 2, 2019 with to specific cause of death stated by the club.
According to a post on the club’s official website by the club’s Chairman, Bobby Epstein, “The greatest loss a team can suffer is not on the scoreboard, it’s the death of a fellow teammate.“It’s with shock and grief that we acknowledge the sudden death of Promise Isaac.“On behalf of the BOLD organisation; we wish his wife, children and family strength and peace as they struggle to cope with his death.”Prior his death, Promise Isaac was a Nigerian football player who last played for Austin Bold FC in the USL Championship.
He was the captain of the football team representing Nigeria that won the silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. He played professionally for 14 seasons, much of which was spent in Turkey.