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Ghanaian football stars pay tribute to NBA legend Kobe Bryant who died in helicopter crash

Published on: 27 January 2020
Ghanaian football stars pay tribute to NBA legend Kobe Bryant who died in helicopter crash
NBA legend Kobe Bryant is dead.

Ghana internationals Jordan Ayew and Kwadwo Asamoah have paid tribute to NBA legend Kobe Bryant who died on Sunday in a helicopter crash. 

Bryant, one of basketball’s greatest players and masterful scorers of all-time, died along with his 13-year-old daughter.

The helicopter crashed in Calabasas, California sending the entire global sports fraternity into a state of mourning.

He was 41 years old.

Ayew, who plays for English Premier League side Crystal Palace, posted on his Instagram page: ''Rest in Peace Legend 🙏🏼.''  ">https://www.instagram.com/p/B7zCvuGAduy/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Rest in Peace Legend 🙏🏼.'' 

Inter Milan ace Asamoah expressed shock upon hearing the news by saying: ''I can’t believe it... R.I.P. Legend 🙏🏿🏀💔 @kobebryant. '' ">https://www.instagram.com/p/B7zEwLFnd7E/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">I can’t believe it... R.I.P. Legend 🙏🏿🏀💔 @kobebryant. ''

Former Colorado Rapids FC striker Nana Boateng posted: ''Legend 🏀🏀 RIP .''  ">https://www.instagram.com/p/B7y_DBDpHKf/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Legend 🏀🏀 RIP .'' 

 

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I can’t believe it... R.I.P. Legend 🙏🏿🏀💔 @kobebryant

">https://www.instagram.com/p/B7zEwLFnd7E/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">I can’t believe it... R.I.P. Legend 🙏🏿🏀💔 @kobebryant

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Jordan:

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Rest in Peace Legend 🙏🏼

">https://www.instagram.com/p/B7zCvuGAduy/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Rest in Peace Legend 🙏🏼

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Nana Boateng:

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Legend 🏀🏀 RIP

">https://www.instagram.com/p/B7y_DBDpHKf/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Legend 🏀🏀 RIP

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