Mohammed Kudus pays moving tribute to Christian Atsu after scoring super free-kick.
In a Sunday Dutch Eredivisie match against Sparta Rotterdam, Ajax player Mohamed Kudus gave a moving tribute to his late countryman Christian Atsu.
In celebration of scoring his first-ever free-kick goal, Kudus lifted his jersey, revealing a shirt that read “Rest in Peace Atsu” in memory of the Ghanaian footballer who tragically passed away recently.
Atsu, 31-years-old, was found dead following the devastating earthquake in Turkey, his agent confirmed, Saturday, February 18.
The sad news follows a 12-day search amid the rubble of the earthquake that has devastated Turkey and Syria.
Kudus’ solemn celebration was a heartfelt remembrance of his fellow Black Stars player, whose passing has devastated many.
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Atsu is survived by his wife Marie-Claire Rupio and three kids.