Many people around the world have been left sad after Christian Atsu death was announced. The Ghanaian soccer star’s demise was confirmed on Saturday morning February 18, 2023.
His body was found under the rubble in Turkey after almost two weeks of search. The 7.7m earthquake claimed over 45,000 lives.
His agent together with his club, Hatayaspor have all confirmed the sad news.
Many global soccer icons, clubs and Ghanaians have all shared their pain and condolence after Atsu’s demise. They have tweeted to pay their last respect to the young Ghanaian soccer star.
Christian Atsu demise, checkout tweets about him below:
These are some of the tributes by International players, clubs and Ghanaian celebrities below:
It is with the heaviest of hearts that I have to announce to all well wishers that sadly Christian Atsu’s body was recovered this morning
My deepest condolences go to his family and loved ones. I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their prayers and support
— Nana Sechere (@iAmNana7) February 18, 2023
The Ghana Football Association has received the sad news of the recovery of the body of Christian Atsu from the rubble following the earthquake that struck Southern and Central Turkey on Monday, February 6, 2023.
May his Soul Rest in Peace! ??️
— Ghana Football Association (@ghanafaofficial) February 18, 2023
Everyone at Tottenham Hotspur is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Christian Atsu.
Our thoughts and condolences are with his friends and family at this incredibly sad time. pic.twitter.com/S9ltZklxBq
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) February 18, 2023
My heartfelt condolences to the wife, children, family, and the entire football fraternity on the loss of the international legend, Christian Atsu.
Rest on, Atsu. You were a source of pride. pic.twitter.com/hTqAuMStx0
— Alan John Kyerematen (@AlanKyerematen) February 18, 2023
Gone but never forgotten ????what a genuine God fearing person ..this is so sad ? ??my condolences to all the family members ???? rest well Christian Atsu ?????? pic.twitter.com/Kw28n3Of7I
— Anthony Baffoe ?????? (@AnthonyBaffoe) February 18, 2023
Everyone at Chelsea Football Club is devastated to learn of the tragic passing of our former player, Christian Atsu. Our thoughts go out to his family and friends.
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) February 18, 2023
The thoughts of everyone at Manchester City are with Christian Atsu's family and friends, and everyone affected by the devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria. https://t.co/VfEXFsouEX
— Manchester City (@ManCity) February 18, 2023
? Christian Atsu won 65 caps for Ghana and helped the Black Stars reach the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations final in Equatorial Guinea, winning the Player of the tournament. ⭐️
— ?? Black Stars (@GhanaBlackstars) February 18, 2023
This is indeed sad.
RIP Christian Atsu. pic.twitter.com/OcsYFzjagF
— Bola Ray (@TheRealBolaRay) February 18, 2023
— M.M.JUNIOR WAKASO (@WakasoBobby) February 18, 2023
I remember when Christian Atsu came to Ghana two years ago and brought a huge pile of football boots from himself and a few teammates to donate to charity.
He was genuinely a good person who the Ghanaian society will truly miss. This is very painful. pic.twitter.com/8rGw4aGikL
— Owuraku Ampofo (@_owurakuampofo) February 18, 2023
Rest in Peace, Atsu.