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.