Former India footballer AS Firoze dies

Updated: 18 November 2011 19:44 IST

Former India footballer A S Firoz, who represented Kerala in Santosh Trophy and played for many well known clubs, allegedly committed suicide at a young age of 34 in his house at Kechery in Thrissur district this morning.

Kochi:

Former India footballer A S Firoz, who represented Kerala in Santosh Trophy and played for many well known clubs, allegedly committed suicide at a young age of 34 in his house at Kechery in Thrissur district this morning.

Police said Firoz was rushed to a hospital, but his life could not be saved. He is survived by his wife and two children.

Firoz was a member of the Pre Olympic team (under-23) and represented Kerala five times in the Santosh Trophy. He was also a member of under 23 and under 21 state teams, Kerala Football Association sources said.

Firoz had also sported jersies of Mohammedan Sporting, Mohan Bagan, ITI Bangalore, Churchill Brothers and Eagles F C Kochin.

Topics : Football
Related Articles
International Champions Cup: Neymar Scores As Barcelona Beat Manchester United
International Champions Cup: Neymar Scores As Barcelona Beat Manchester United
No Real Madrid Deal For Kylian Mbappe, Insist Monaco
No Real Madrid Deal For Kylian Mbappe, Insist Monaco
Real Madrid Clinch World Record Deal For Kylian Mbappe: Report
Real Madrid Clinch World Record Deal For Kylian Mbappe: Report
Show Comments
Advertisement