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Walsall's Anton Reid passes away

Walsall's Anton Reid passes away

16 year old Anton Reid collapses and dies at the Aston University training ground this morning.
The club has said this has left everyone in shock, and true football fans everywhere will also be shocked at the death of a footballer so young. The Fans of Walsall were recently touched by the passing away of former favorite David 'mini' Preece at the age of 43, but this is no age at all. All we can do is pull together and pass on our sympathy and respects to his family and friends.
I for one can't believe this has happened especially so soon after Walsalls Matt Gadsby died on the pitch in similar circumsatnces last season whilst playing for Hinckley. A true sad empty feeling hangs around The Banks's stadium today.
TO read the official site press release CLICK HERE

RIP Anton Reid



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Writer:Jorge's Jottings
Date:Monday August 20 2007
Time: 4:50PM

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Sincere condolences from everyone at Blackpool FC. R.I.P Anton.
Jerry
20/08/2007 17:24:00
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Thoughts are with his family - RIP young man - all at RotherhamVital
herringthorpe
20/08/2007 18:57:00
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My thoughts go out to Antons family and friends, I have lost 2 friends in very similar circumstances and it seems to be something very common in young footballers. RIP Anton.
Lion66
20/08/2007 19:30:00
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Sincere Condolences From Horseworrier At The Den.......
horseworrier
20/08/2007 21:17:00
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Really terribly sad news. Sincere condolances to his family & friends from all Hearts fans. Don't think I'm being presumptious saying that either. RIP.
StockportJambo
21/08/2007 00:45:00
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Thank you all for your kind words I am sure Saddlers fans and more importantly his family and friends appreciate it.
Big No 9
21/08/2007 07:11:00
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Condolences from Swindon Town F.C :(
STFC_Editor
22/08/2007 21:10:00
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RIP Anton, shocking and terrible news. our thoughts are with your family and friends, from Vital Swansea.
GThomas
24/08/2007 01:30:00
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