Former Burkina Faso international Ben Idrissa Derme died on Sunday after suffering a heart attack in a French Cup match, his family has revealed.
The 34-year-old, who played four times for Burkina Faso’s national team in his career, represented amateur side AJ Biguglia in a third-round tie.
According to reports in French media, he suffered a heart attack early in the second half and medical personnel were unable to revive him after treating him on the pitch.
May his soul rest in peace. Amen