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Ajax Announce the Death of their 16-year-old Star

Dutch Eredivisie giants Ajax have announced that their youth player Noah Gesser has died in an auto crash. According to reports, the car accident happened on Friday evening. The 16-year-old had been with the club since 2018 and was due to be part of the U-17 set-up for the forthcoming season.

Ajax Star player Noah Gesser Dies in Auto Crash

The club has said that a minute’s silence will be held in tribute to Gesser in practice matches involving Ajax 1 and their junior team on Saturday. The club made this known in a statement released on their official website. The football club said: “The club has received the terrible news that Noah Gesser has passed away.

Ajax Announce The Death Of Their 16-Year-Old Star 1

It also said: “The 16-year-old youth player died in a car accident with his brother on Friday evening. “At the practice matches of Ajax 1 and their junior team this afternoon, the terrible news will be discussed. A minute of silence is held before the matches start, and the players wear mourning bands.

In addition, flags will be flown at half-mast at the Toekomst sports complex. “We are deeply moved by this tragic event. The club wishes the loved ones all the strength in coping with this immeasurable loss.”

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