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Coronavirus victim, former OM president Pape Diouf has died


The former president of OM died on Tuesday evening in Senegal, at the age of 68, after being infected with the coronavirus.

Pope Diouf is no more. Affected by the coronavirus and under respiratory assistance these last hours, the former president of Olympique de Marseille died on Tuesday in Dakar, at 68, as reported by RTS , the public television channel of Senegal, and various other sources. Former journalist and agent, Pape Diouf presided over OM between 2005 and 2009, notably helping to build the workforce champion of France in 2010, a year after his departure. He was to be repatriated to France, more precisely Nice, during the day, but his state of health deteriorated sharply.

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