Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead | Nigeria Newspaper- Nigeria News| Naija News

11.12.17

Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead

By


Former Cameroon's National Football team player, Massing Benjamin is dead.
The 55-year-old former Indomitable Lion central defender was found dead this morning at his home in Edea, Cameroon.
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Massing, who played professionally for, among others, France’s US Créteil-Lusitanos (1987–91), was picked up for Cameroon’s squad for the 1990 FIFA World Cup, where he was famously sent off in the opening game for a spectacular foul on Argentina’s Claudio Caniggia (in a 1–0 shock win).
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Massing also appeared in the quarterfinal loss against England (2–3) where he was booked, conceding a penalty for committing a foul on Gary Lineker.
Previously, in the match against Argentina, he received another caution, after bringing down Diego Maradona.
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Internationally Massing, who gained 21 international caps in four and a half years, also took part in three Africa Cup of Nations, namely the 1992 edition while playing for Olympic Mvolyé. He has led a modest private life since.

Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead

Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead
Former Indomitable Lions of Cameroon player, Massing Benjamin found dead

0 comments:

Post a Comment

Latest News