Ex-Chelsea player Atsu trapped under rubble after earthquake in Turkey

Former Chelsea winger Christian Atsu is reportedly ‘trapped under rubble’ as earthquake hits Turkey and Syria.

Atsu now plays with Turkish club side Hatayspor following his move from Saudi Arabian side Al-Raed in 2022.

His club side are currently based in the region of Kahramanmara, one of the areas mostly hit by the devastating earthquake.

The sad incident is said to have left well over 1000 people dead in both Turkey and Syria and the death toll is predicted to rise to 10,000 after two earthquakes hit both countries.

The first was a 7.8 magnitude and the second a 7.5 magnitude earthquake which struck in the early hours of Monday morning.

Aside from Atsu, Hatayspor’s sporting director, Taner Savut, is also reported trapped under rubble.

Related posts

2022 World Cup: Stopping Messi Requires Team Effort –Van Dijk

SD Reporter

U-20 WWC: We are ready to conquer the world – Falconets star, Onyenezide

SD Reporter

EPL: ​Man Utd boss ten Hag excited for reunion with van de Beek

SD Reporter

Leave a Comment

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More