Bad news came out of the German Bundesliga on Sunday May 1st as German club, Hannover, lost its 19-year-old striker, Niklas Feierabend in a car accident.
Niklas Feierabend was reportedly in a car with four other people, when the vehicle skid off the road at around 6am on Sunday morning and hit a tree. Three people, including Feierabend, lost their lives in the incident, while the two others have been hospitalized.
The player was under contract with Hannover till 2018. The club confirmed his death in a press statement via their official website.
”This morning (yesterday) we received the terrible news that our 19-year-old youth striker has a car accident early in the morning.” ”Our deepest sympathies in this difficult time go to his family and friends, and everyone else concerned. All players, coaches, staff, fans and the entire environment of Hannover 96 are deeply shocked.” ”Niklas, we will never forget you.” May His soul Rest in Peace, Amen!