Women football family is mourning the sudden death of Trans Nzoia Falcons Striker Marvel Simiyu.
Today, the Kitale based club announced the death of Simiyu on their Facebook page the 21 year old died at the Webuye Hospital yesterday after she was admitted on Thursday last week.
It is said that Simiyu had stomach problems and was taken to the hospital and was pronounced dead on Tuesday night.
“It is with great sadness that Trans Nzoia Falcons FC must report the tragic loss of one of our senior players Marvell Simiyu who passed away on Tuesday night at Webuye Hospital. “Our prayers are with his family, friends and teammates at this time, rest in peace,” said a statement from the club.
Simiyu is an alumni of Lugulu Girls and was a first year student at the University of Eldoret in Uasin Gishu County