Sad news for the world of football. An Ivorian professional footballer killed in an act of barbarism. Georges Henri Aboubacar Griffiths left.
Thursday, October 06, 2017 will remain engraved in the memory of the family of the player who plunges the world of football in mourning. The former Diosgyor striker was shot dead in his country on Thursday night. According to testimony, the player aboard his Mercedes 4 × 4 vehicle in Coccody was visited by the thugs who tried to take his property. This is how a robber would have shot at point blank range and it is finished for the native of Treichville.
Born on February 24, 1990, Georges Henri Aboubacar Griffiths has lived on this earth for 27 years, a sad end.
Griffiths started his dream at 18 with the Ivorian club of Indenié where he played 3 years before going on to Sirocco FC (2011-12). A brilliant season, he was loaned to Sparta Prague during a season (2012-13). In 2013, he signed in Hungary where he scored 14 goals in 46 appearances with Lombard in one season. His last club was Diosgyor where he spent 3 seasons. Unfortunately his career ended there, his life ended on a sad event.