Spain’s Under-15 Football Star Estrella Martin Dies Suddenly
Source: SPORTING DE HUELVA
The sudden death of a cadet player for Sporting Club de Huelva has shocked the Spanish football community.
Estrella Martin, 14, died suddenly in her hometown of Ayamonte, in southern Spain, on Wednesday, according to the club.
According to the report from local media, Estrella had a routine Tuesday training session before being found unresponsive in her home by her parents on Wednesday.
“The Sporting Club de Huelva deeply regrets to announce the death this morning of our player Estrella Martín Rasco in her native Ayamonte,” the club said in a statement.
“Belonging to our lower echelons, the soccer player, in the cadet category, and a regular in the calls for the provincial women’s under-15 team, has left us today in her hometown of Ayamonte, leaving a deep sorrow for her family, friends and all the club.”
“Once this sad news was known, the club has suspended this week’s training sessions for the youth academy and the one that the first team was supposed to complete today. The matches of the lower ranks this week have also been postponed and the postponement of tomorrow’s League F game in Seville has also been requested,” the club continued.
Profundo pesar en el Sporting Club de Huelva por el repentino fallecimiento de nuestra jugadora cadete Estrella Martín
— Sporting Club Huelva (@sportinghuelva) January 25, 2023
“There are no words to comfort family and friends. All my support and strength for them. Fly high, Estrella. You will be the star that brings us always lead. RIP, little one,” said Manuela Romero, president of Sporting Huelva.
The entire Spanish football community, including the powerhouse Real Madrid, offered messages of condolence.
“Real Madrid, its president and its Board of Directors deeply regret the death of Estrella Martín, a cadet player of Sporting Club Huelva, and would like to express their condolences and affection to her family, her teammates, her club and her loved ones. Rest in peace,” the club wrote on its social media.
El Real Madrid, su presidente y su Junta Directiva lamentan profundamente el fallecimiento de Estrella Martín, jugadora cadete del @sportinghuelva, y quiere expresar sus condolencias y su cariño a sus familiares, sus compañeras, su club y sus
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