Former Chelsea and Newcastle player Christian Atsu is reportedly among those trapped under the rubbles in the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Turkey and Syria on Monday morning.
Search and rescue team are working around the clock looking for the Hatayspor winger, his club’s sporting director Taner Savut and others trapped.
This unfortunate incident comes hours after scoring a 97th winner that separated his side Hatayspor from Kasimpasa S.K. in their Super Lig match.
The Ghana Black Stars footballer is one of the thousands trapped under the rubble.
State media report there are over 1,200 deaths resulting from this earthquake.
Praying for him and all those affected.