French player and former Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) defender, Jordan Diakiese has been reported dead. The young player was 24 years old.
The announcement was made by Jordan’s current club, French amateur outfit A.S. Furiani Agliani in a social media post early this morning.
“Our club is in mourning today. It’s with deep and immense sadness that we’ve learnt of the death of our player Jordan D, 24, yesterday afternoon in Paris.” Part of the club’s statement read.
It continued to say; “After arriving last July, this amazing kid was a winner both on the pitch and beyond. Always smiling, discreet, hard-working, he settled in very quickly.
“The whole Furianinca family is reeling from the news. The staff, Jordan’s teammates, as well as all the directors and volunteers have been hit hard.
“Our thoughts are, first and foremost with his family, friends and loved-ones. Rest in peace, Jordan. You’ll always be a Furianincu lion.”
Jordan Diakiese joined PSG through the academy and made several appearances in the UEFA Youth League in the 2013/14 season.
The cause of his death remains unknown.