Trinidad defender Akeem Adams dies in Hungary

Akeem Adams, a Trinidad and Tobago defender who played for

Hungary’s Ferencvaros until suffering a heart attack in September,

has died. He was 22 years old.

Ferencvaros said Adams died Monday after suffering a brain

hemorrhage on Saturday. He had been hospitalized since the heart

attack and his left leg had been amputated to alleviate circulatory


Adams, who joined Ferencvaros in August, played just a handful

of games for Hungary’s most popular team. His last game was Sept.

22, a 3-1 victory over Ujpest, Ferencvaros’ traditional rivals.

Adams also played nine times on Trinidad’s national team and

started three matches for the Caribbean country at the Under-20

World Cup played in Egypt in 2009.