Ryan Evans: Mansfield City striker dies, aged 18
Mansfield City striker Ryan Evans has died on the age of 18.
Evans, who captained League Two aspect Mansfield’s under-18 efficiency group, died not too long ago at residence.
Simply days earlier than his demise, he had accepted a spot within the Stags’ under-21 squad for subsequent season.
“We’re all desperately sorry to study of this information and our ideas and prayers are despatched to Ryan’s household at this unhappy time,” his coach, Jamie McGuire, told the club website.
“As a participant, Ryan was a implausible chief, at all times prepared to study and had a endless enthusiasm to do the very best he might.
“It was for these causes, amongst others, that I made him my captain final season. We’ll bear in mind him as a smiling younger man, with an awesome vitality and allure.”