Russian football player dies asleep

Russian football player dies asleep
Photo: WFC Chertanovo

Her heart stopped beating.

Anastasia Berezina, a 21-year-old footballer of the Russian national team, died asleep on the night of August 4. Women's football club Chertanovo announces the accident.

“She played for Chertanovo for 11 years - from elementary school to the starting line-up of the main team - and she did everything possible to make our club stronger. Nastya has repeatedly won the Championships of the country, played in the Cup finals, became the best player and scorer in various tournaments, defended the national flag,” the report states.

According to RT, the Berezina's cause of death was cardiac arrest.

Discuss

Recommended

1 / 3