Former Dynamo Dresden star Nduka Anyanwu has died at the age of 30. The Giesheim player collapsed on the pitch during his side's Bezirkliga clash with Queichhambach. Medical treatment on the pitch came too late to save Anyanwu's life.
It is not yet confirmed what caused Anyanwu's death, but reports suggest that the Nigerian was struck by a heart attack.
Anyanwu started his professional career at Eintracht Frankfurt in 1997 and had plied his trade in Germany ever since. He also wore the jerseys of Chemnitzer, Dynamo Dresden, Darmstadt and Oggersheim.
Additionally, the defender represented Nigeria at under-18 and under-20 level.