Former Premier League footballer dies aged 45

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Former Premier League footballer Cedric Roussel has sadly died at the age of 45 following a heart attack.

Roussel was capped three times for Belgium and played for Wolves and Coventry City while in England.

Coventry posted a tribute to their former player saying:

“Coventry City are deeply saddened to learn of the death of our former striker Cedric Roussel, at the age of just 45.

“Cedric played 43 games for the Sky Blues from 1999-2001, scoring 11 goals. Our condolences are with his family and friends at this very sad time.”

Such a young age to go, thoughts and prayers to all who knew him.