Tours midfielder Thomas Rodriguez has died at age 18, the French club announced on Friday.
Rodriguez died overnight from Thursday to Friday. No details were given as to the cause of death.
"Tours FC is devastated by this drama, which plunges the club into an immense sadness," the Ligue 2 side's statement said.
Rodriguez joined in 2016 and progressed through the Tours youth academy before playing for the reserves.
"His footballing qualities, his drive and his motivation made him a player promised...