Yesterday, Newcastle United announced the sad news of their former goalkeeper’s death. Pavel Srnicek has reported died following a cardiac arrest. He was 47 years old and was a Czech professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper from 1990 to 2007, mainly for Newcastle United. In addition, he represented Sheffield Wednesday, Portsmouth and West Ham United in England, and also played in Italy for Brescia and Cosenza, in Portugal for Beira-Mar, and in his native country for Banik Ostrava. After retiring, he worked as a goalkeeping coach for his own private school and for Sparta Prague.

Several dignitaries expressed their grief over this saddening news on Twitter. Here are some of the tweets.








    18 year old female football writer who has found her place in a male dominant world of football. Manchester United aficionado. Vidic & Chicharito obsessed.

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