Father of Ghana defender John Boye dies

Father of Ghana defender John Boye dies

Defender John Boye loses dad

Father of Ghana defender John Boye has died after battling a short illness, GHANAsoccernet.com understands.

The news comes just two days after Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan also suffered a loss with the death of his mother.

Information filtering in are very scanty but Boye’s father is said to have failed to recover from a short unspecified illness.

This brings to three the number of Ghana internationals who have lost either their father or their mother this year.

Midfielder Anthony Annan was the first to suffer the loss following the death of his mother during the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea.

Boye who plays for French club Stade Rennes is currently a key member of the Black Stars team expected to conquer Africa at next year’s Africa Cup of Nations.


  1. Mr.Boii says:

    May God have mercy on Ghanaians!

  2. junior mafia says:

    Wey yawa b dis..boye take am easi bro. Jah is in control

  3. Dr Who says:

    May God lift these death saga over our heads in Jesus Name….my condolences to u Boye!

  4. martin says:

    May he rest in perfect peace, have my condolence Sowee

  5. Chu says:

    what’s going on? Gyan, then you. I know this the last. Gog comfort you and help the others cause we need all the physcologic boost to rock Afcon

  6. kuukuphily says:

    My sympathy boye.

  7. tiger says:

    may her soul rest in perfect peace

  8. slyke says:

    what abt Emmanuel Clottey.Is he not a member of the black stars who also lost his mother this year?

  9. BX, NYC says:

    Damn, another one in the same month? Shocking.. Condolences to your family Mr. Boye. May he rest in peace and God be with you. #2ndROCKOFDEFENSE

  10. nat says:

    may ur soul rest in peace father

  11. Abdul Gafaru says:

    Boey my deepest condolence to u

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