The Limited Times

Now you can see non-English news...

World Cup: death of a security guard after Argentina - Netherlands


Victim of a violent fall during Argentina - Netherlands, a security guard died, announced the organizers of the World Cup in Qatar.

The sad news is linked in Qatar with the announcement of the organizers of the World Cup of a new death.

A security man, only 24 years old, John Njau Kibue, fell violently in the stands after the round of 16 between Argentina and the Netherlands (0-0, 4 tab 3) and finally died this Tuesday.

While on duty a few hours after the end of the match, John Njau Kibue suffered a serious fall on Saturday morning in the bays of the Lusail Stadium.

To discover

  • World Cup: The complete table of the final phase

  • All World Cup match results

  • Download the Le Figaro Sport app and follow the Blues in Qatar

An investigation has been opened

According to the Peninsula news outlet, medical staff at the stadium "

immediately rushed to the scene and provided emergency care before he was transferred to the intensive care unit at Hamad Medical Hospital by ambulance

" .


The security guard had been in intensive care for three days but unfortunately succumbed to his injuries.

In a statement, the organizers indicate "

urgently investigate the circumstances that led to the fall and provide further information pending the outcome of the investigation


This tragedy comes after the deaths of three journalists, Grant Wahl, Roger Pearce and Khalid Al Misslam, since the start of the World Cup.

Source: lefigaro

All sports articles on 2022-12-14

Similar news:

Trends 24h


© Communities 2019 - Privacy

The information on this site is from external sources that are not under our control.
The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.