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Sofiane Lokar Biography
Who was Sofiane Lokar?
Soccer player Sofiane Lokar has died after suffering a heart attack on the pitch while playing on Christmas Day.
The 30-year-old collapsed while playing for Algerian second division Mouloudia Saida.
How old was Sofiane Lokar?
He was 30 year old.
Causes of death
Lokar died of a heart attack while playing for the Algerian team Mouloudia Saida
Turkish media Super Haber claims that Lokar was injured in the 26th minute of a match against ASM Oran after a collision with his own goalkeeper.
Lokar was treated for injury and later cleared to return to action.
But just nine minutes later, in the 35th minute, Lokar suddenly collapsed to the ground.
Paramedics rushed to the scene, but despite his best efforts, he was unable to save himself and sadly passed away.
Reports indicate that Lokar’s first injury was to the head, but he was unable to continue before the tragedy occurred.
Lokar was the captain of Mouloudia Saida and is said to have been married last week.
The tributes reached social networks as Algerian football mourns the devastating loss of life.
Lokar is now the second player to tragically pass away in recent days, as the world of soccer is once again shaking.
Croatian defender Marin Cacic died in hospital on Friday after collapsing in training.
He was put into a coma after suffering a heart attack, but doctors were unable to save him.