Tragedy as Arsenal fan, Dominic Ejimba slump, dies while watching match



 www.odogwublog.com reports that an Arsenal football club fan in Imo State, Dominic Ejimba at the weekend suddenly slumped and died while watching Arsenal versus Stock City match in the English Premier League.

Dominic, a die -hard fan of Arsenal FC was watching the match at a viewing center on the Owerri -Okigwe expressway until his club conceded a goal mid way into the second half of the game.

Another football lover at the viewing centre, Chuks Amaku explained that Dominic "just slumped immediately Stoke City scored a goal, and before my Uncle, Hezekiah Amaku could rush him to the hospital he died.

Amaku, who expressed shock at the incident said they were all throwing banters over football clubs and players, and how some fans will be jeered at, nobody knew Dominic was moments away from death, saying he must have taken the conceded goal very seriously.

Dominic's brother, Francis, confirmed the incident yesterday.

He regretted that the late Arsenal fan left behind a young wife and three little kids, saying his demise is very painful and least expected.

Another Arsenal fan, Barrister Kissinger Ikeokwu, said Gunners fans in the state mourn the painful exit.

According to Ikeokwu, late Dominic was a great fan of Arsenal, just as he prayed for the repose of his soul, as well as the fortitude for his family to bear his death.

Dominic who hailed from Umufuku -Umunchi in Isiala Mbano local government area of Imo State, was in early forties and has supported Arsenal from his childhood, and would go without food anytime the club lost a match.
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