English football is in mourning for the death of Jeremy Wisten, a former student of Manchester City 17 years old. The club gave the sad news in a statement published through its social networks.
City expressed their condolences to the family and friends of the former player in their lower categories, who had been told that did not enter into the future plans of the club.
British media pointed out that the young man, who arrived at City in 2016, did not accept the news well and fell into a depression. His former team dedicated an emotional message to him and had words of encouragement for your family and friends.
“The Manchester City family is saddened to learn of the passing of former youth player Jeremy Wisten. We send our deepest condolences to his friends and family. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time, “they said from the English club.
The Manchester City family are saddened to learn of the passing of former Academy player Jeremy Wisten. We send our deepest condolences to his friends and family. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.
– Manchester City (@ManCity) October 25, 2020
The networks were flooded with messages of affection towards the family of the ‘sky blues’, from ex-teammates in the City training categories up to first team players how Sterling The Laporte they also wanted to dedicate a few words to him.
The causes of Wisten’s death have not been disclosed by the family.
— Raheem Sterling (@sterling7) October 25, 2020
Horrible news… RIP young man 💙🕊
– Aymeric Laporte (@Laporte) October 25, 2020