25 year old footballer unexpectedly dies on pitch after ball hit his chest (photos/Video).

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Bruno Boban, a 25 year old Croatian player has been confirmed dead after collapsing during a match.

He played for Marsonia in his homeland and was the leading marksman in the third tier.

According to LailasNews, With 15 minutes during Marsoni’s clash with Slavonija Pozega, Bruno Boban was hit in the chest with the ball from close range.

25 year old footballer Bruno Boban tragically dies on pitch lailasnews

Play continued and he appeared fine. However, minutes later Bruno, dropped to the 
ground.He had appeared to completely lose consciousness before collapsing onto the floor.

Immediately, players from both sides realised the gravity of the situation and called for aid.

Medics were quickly on the scene and spent 40 minutes trying to revive him.
Unfortunately, it was too late

His team-mates and opponents struggled to fight back the tears, as they watched the events unfold.

The exact cause of his death has not yet been explained.

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