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Cameroonian goalkeeper dies during warm-up

CameroonCameroonian female goalkeeper Jeanine Christelle Djomnang has died during a pre-match warm-up, Football Federation (Fecafoot) announced.

The news comes days after the death of another Cameroonian footballer Patrick Ekeng who collapsed on the field during a match in the Romanian League.

Djomnang collapsed while warming up for a Femina Stars Ebolowa match in the Cameroonian league. They were preparing to face Louves MINPROFF in the first division of the women’s championship.

The 26-year-old was then rushed to a hospital in southern Cameroon, but was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Fecafoot announced that initial reports suggest she died of a heart attack, but they are still awaiting the formal medical report.

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