Who has died playing football?

What football players have died recently?

Deaths

Player Pos Date of Death
Bob Atkins DB 9/22/2020
Billy Autrey C 9/12/2020
Joe Beauchamp DB 5/20/2020
Ed Biles Coach 4/5/2020

Which footballer died on the pitch?

The following is a list of association footballers who died while playing, either directly from injuries sustained during a game, or after being taken ill on the pitch.

List of association footballers who died while playing.

Date 13 January 1889
Name William Cropper
Age 26
Team Staveley
Notes Ruptured bowel in a match against Grimsby Town led to death the next day.

What NFL player died recently 2021?

Deaths

Player Pos Date of Death
Rod Breedlove RLB 5/25/2021
Colt Brennan QB 5/11/2021
Roger Brown DT 9/17/2021
Jerry Burns Coach 5/12/2021

What sport has most deaths?

Base jumping is undoubtedly the world’s most dangerous sport. The statistics show that there is a far bigger chance of dying base jumping than doing any other activity.

What black footballer died on the pitch?

On 17 March 2012, Muamba suffered a cardiac arrest and collapsed during the first half of an FA Cup quarter-final match between Bolton and Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane.

Who died in 2021?

Celebrities who died in 2021

  • Hank Aaron, 87. Hank Aaron. Focus on Sport/Getty. …
  • Ed Asner, 91. Ed Asner. Todd Williamson/Getty. …
  • Ned Beatty, 83. Ned Beatty. NBCU/Getty. …
  • Sonny Chiba, 82. Sonny Chiba. Lucy Pemoni/Reuters. …
  • Kevin Clark, 32. Kevin Clark. …
  • Dustin Diamond, 44. Dustin Diamond. …
  • DMX, 50. DMX. …
  • Richard Donner, 91. Richard Donner.
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What celebrity recently died?

Celebrity deaths 2021: All the actors, singers and more we lost…

  • Willie Garson. Feb. 20, 1964-Sept. …
  • Norm Macdonald. Oct. …
  • Michael K. Williams. …
  • Sarah Harding. 1981-2021. …
  • Gregg Leakes. Aug 18, 1955-Sept. …
  • Charlie Watts. June 2, 1941-Aug. …
  • Jackie Mason. June 9, 1928-July 24, 2021. …
  • Biz Markie. April 8, 1964-July 16, 2021.