Belgian goalkeeper Miguel van Damme was first diagnosed with leukaemia over five years ago; He was a member of Belgian top-flight club Cercle Brugge, who posted a statement on Tuesday 29 march.
Miguel van Damme Cause Of Death
Belgian footballer dies aged 28 after losing battle with leukaemia.
Cercle Brugge goalkeeper Van Damme began playing in the Belgian first division in 2014 yet shown up as his profession was disturbed by the illness.
He was determined to have leukemia in 2016. He recuperated yet backslid and reported in September 2020 that his treatment was presently not powerful.
“It is with incredible bitterness we report that our companion and colleague Van Damme has battled his long and lopsided fight against leukemia,” the club said.
What Happened To Miguel van Damme
“Words are not to the point of portraying what we feel, despite the fact that we realize that things had not worked out positively for some time.
“Miguel, your constancy and solidarity to take the plunge [again] again and again, many difficulties, was outstanding.
“You are an illustration of positivism, constancy and battling soul. A wellspring of motivation for each and every individual who battles. Always in our green-dark heart, #16.”
Van Damme, who was 28, is made due by his better half Kyana Dobbelaere and his girl Camille.
Dobbelaere composed on Instagram: “Our dearest sweetheart, daddy left for his last match the previous evening, a match that can presently not be won. You left us gradually, yet you did it again in your as own would prefer… exceptionally solid.
“You battled like a lion. We are so grateful for what your identity was. A model for some. You have caused me to understand that there is no such thing as surrendering, regardless of whether there was just that one little gleam of accomplishment, on numerous occasions you dealt with it.
“Rest now sweetheart you have more than procured it, you are presently liberated from all aggravation.”
The Belgian Pro League said: “Our considerations are with his family, companions and everybody at Cercle Brugge.
“Your battling soul has been rousing. Find happiness in the hereafter.”