Swansea tragedy

Swansea striker Besian Idrizaj dies at age of 22

May 15, 2010
Swansea have confirmed that striker Besian Idrizaj has died at the age of 22.

The player's agent informed the Coca-Cola Championship club of the sad news on Saturday afternoon. Idrizaj is believed to have suffered a heart attack at his family home in Linz, according to reports in Austria.

A statement on Swansea's official website read: "Swansea City can confirm that the agent of young striker Besian Idrizaj has informed the club that the striker has sadly passed away.

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