Soccer Star Dies at Age 25 After Ball Hits Him in the Chest

March 27, 2018Mar 27, 2018

A rising star in the world of soccer has just passed away. He died after a tragic accident occurred in a recent match. Bruno Boban was only 25-years-old.

"Marsonia striker Bruno Boban has died after collapsing during a match against Slavonija Pozega," according to reports.

Marsonia striker Bruno Boban passed away when the ball hit his chest. He collapsed to the ground and was not able to be revived, despite the best efforts of first responders.

It was reported that the ball hit him in the chest at a very close range. At this time, no information has been released about Boban having any kind of chest or heart issues. It seems that this tragic event was just a freak accident.

"Coyle reported how Boban was struck by the ball after 15 minutes of the Croatian third division game at the Gradski Stadion uz Savu, but attempted to carry on playing. Soon after though, the striker collapsed and was attended to by medics, who tried for 40 minutes to help him regain consciousness," wrote Bleacher Report.

The video below shows the moment the event occurred. Viewer discretion is advised.

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