It has been confirmed that goalkeeper Ahmet Eyup Turkaslan died in the earthquake that hit Turkiye.
On the 8th (Korean time), the Yeni Malatyaspor club of the Turkiye 2nd division announced on their official SNS (social media), “Our goalkeeper Turkaslan lost his life in an earthquake collapse. We will not forget you’. Turkaslan was in a state of attention after the great earthquake in Turkiye as his life or death had not been confirmed.
French midfielder Yannick Bolasi (Chaikur Rizespor), who currently plays for Turkiye, said on his personal social media account, ‘Condolences to all his family and teammates in Malatyaspor’. 안전놀이터
Meanwhile, it is reported that 6,000 buildings collapsed in Turkiye due to a recent earthquake and aftershock with a magnitude of 7.0 or higher. Earthquake damage is continuing along with neighboring Syria, and the number of deaths in the two countries alone is currently over 5,000.