The defender of the Ecuadorian club “LDU Quito” Edison Realpe died . According to local media reports, he was killed in a road accident in the provin c uu Esmeraldas. The tragedy occurred on December 22 at 8.30 am local time, when the football player was driving a car.
The player was 23 years old. The last two seasons he spent in the “LDU Quito”. In 2018, he and the team became the champion of Ecuador.
“Shocked by the terrible news of the death of Edison Realpe,” the club said. “We all at LDU Quito condole with his family and friends. May he rest in peace.
According to media reports, in 2020, the player was supposed to move to another Ecuadorian club El Nacional from Quito. His contract with LDU Quito expired at the end of 2019. The footballer also played three matches for the Ecuador U 20 national team.