Grieving Barcelona and Goalkeeper Petr Cech over the departure of Choirul Huda
The death of Persela Lamongan goalkeeper, Choirul Huda, after experiencing a clash in the League 1 match against Semen Padang, Sunday (15/10/2017). received international attention. Includes Barcelona and Arsenal main goalkeepers, Marc-Andre Ter Stegen and Petr Cech.
Responding to the departure of Huda, Ter Segen released a phrase through his Twitter account. The Barcelona goalkeeper highlighted Huda’s loyalty to Persela Lamongan.
“A sad story for soccer: we lost Choirul Huda, 38 and spent his career with Persela since 1999,” Ter Stegen wrote on Monday (16/10/2017).
Similar messages are expressed by Petr Cech. Like Ter Stegen, Cech also uses a photo that had appeared on Persela’s social media account.
“A sad news from Indonesia RIP Choirul Huda,” wrote goalkeeper Rep. Czech who had experienced two hard knocks on his head.
Before Ter Stegen and Cech, Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba had also uttered a grieving message on Huda’s departure.
Huda died for clashing with his teammate, Ramon Rodrigues, in the game of League 1 counter Semen Padang at Surajaya Stadium on Sunday (15/10/2017).
The goalkeeper was rushed to the hospital with breathing apparatus and oxygen cylinder, but all efforts were too late.
The same day, Huda was buried in the tomb complex of Pagerwojo, not far from his residence on Jalan Basuki Rahmat, Lamongan, East Java.