Wednesday 18 September 2019

League Two club 'shocked and saddened' after sudden death of academy player

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Accrington Stanley have been left in shock after academy player Jordan Moseley died suddenly on Tuesday.

Moseley was a member of the Under-16 side and the club announced the news in a statement on their social media accounts.

The statement posted on their Facebook page read: "Accrington Stanley are shocked and saddened to hear of the sudden death of Academy player Jordan Moseley last night.

"The thoughts and condolences of everyone at Accrington Stanley go out to all of his family and friends at this difficult time.

"The English Football League and League Football Education will provide any necessary support to anyone affected by this tragedy. We ask that everyone shows respect to the family at this difficult time.

"Forever part of the Stanley Family, Jordan Moseley."

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