Elia Alessandrini Wiki
Elia Alessandrini Biography
Swiss footballer Elia Alessandrini has died at the age of 25 after a tragic accident in a swimming pool.
The former Young Boys academy ace, who last played at the Stade Lausanne-Ouchy, died on Friday near Muscat in Oman.
Swiss footballer Elia Alessandrini dies at 25.
The former Young Boys ace, in the center of the photo, died while he was swimming while his girlfriend looked on.
And he was heartbreaking just hours before they were due to end their vacation and head back to Switzerland.
Cause of Death
The exact cause of death has not yet been confirmed.
The Swiss Football Federation confirmed the news this morning in a statement.
It read: “Swiss football is in mourning for Elia Alessandrini.
“The former youth international tragically passed away at the age of 25 while on holiday.
“The defender was trained at BSC Young Boys. Alessandrini made his Super League debut in the 2017/18 season with FC Thun.
He then moved on to the Challenge League, where he played a total of 84 games in four and a half years with FC Chiasso, SC Kriens -where he was also captain- and since last summer with FC Stade-Lausanne-Ouchy. .
“The man from Bern played a total of 20 international matches for the Swiss youth teams from Under-15 to Under-20 level.
“The SFV offers its deepest condolences to the family and relatives.”
The late star’s mother, Patrizia, is quoted as telling Blick: “he was the best son you could imagine.
“He was a kind-hearted person who was never in a bad mood and always smiled. He was the sun.”
His club FC Stade Lausanne Ouchy also tweeted: “Captain in body and soul, the red and white family mourns Elia Alessandrini.
“The stadium family loses a friend, a teammate and a role model to all.”
Allessandrini’s veteran Taufi Murid, who spoke to the ace last Thursday, told the Swiss Times: “Elia was a very positive person and didn’t let anything negative happen. He quickly forgave and never held a grudge.”
He also revealed how the footballer had also continued his law studies while playing.