Niger Tornadoes defender Hussaini Isah, has lost his life in a road accident on Monday.
He was hit by a motorcycle rider popularly called Okada along Maitumbi road, Minna, Niger state.
Niger Tornadoes broke the news via its Twitter handle, said the defender, had just returned to the team after a match suspension due to yellow card accumulation
Issa featured for Tornadoes in their 1-1 draw against Kwara United on Sunday and was also reported to have been named man of the match.
Tributes have since been pouring for the player’s family and Tornadoes with Kano Pillars FC sharing their condolence via social media.