Football has been the leading sport among all other sports in the world. Despite the extreme popularity of football, its fast growth in terms of technology, health, etc., It is still one of among the, and even one of the leading sport with the most recorded death of athletes per year.
This List comprises of the recent players who died on the pitch. Hold tight! And take a good look at the list. Feel free to make use of the comment box.
Dan Wilkinson, 13 September 2016.
Daniel Raymond Wilkinson is a former American football player, a former Hull City Player in the EPL, who was a defensive tackle in the National Football League for thirteen seasons in the 1990s and 2000s. Dan Wilkinson, 26 years old, suffered a cardiac arrest on the pitch in an Integro League Cup match against Brighouse Town on 13 September 2016. He died few hours after being taken to a Hospital.