Noah Gesser, a 16 year old Ajax Youngster has suffered a tragic death in the evening of Friday July 30th.
The 16-year-old was reportedly in a car that collided with a truck taking the footballer and his brother’s life on the spot.
The truck driver and his accomplice were was rushed to a nearby hospital and reports indicates their life is not in any danger as they are responding to treatment very well.
“Ajax has received the terrible news that Noah Gesser has passed away, The 16-year-old youth academy player was killed in a car accident with his brother on Friday evening” a statement read.
Ajax is diep geraakt door het tragische overlijden van jeugdspeler Noah Gesser. Onze gedachten gaan uit naar zijn familie, vrienden en nabestaanden. 💔🕊️— AFC Ajax (@AFCAjax) July 31, 2021
The deceased is one of the talented young players in the clubs academy team playing for Ajax since 2018 and was hoping to get into the first team soon before the tragic incident.
The Netherland based club earlier yesterday held a memorial match between Ajax senior team and their young team where the club mourn him with a minute of silence.
In memoriam: Noah Gesser 🤍 pic.twitter.com/2DqVdzLaGa— AFC Ajax (@AFCAjax) July 31, 2021