The news has been dropped this morning, saying that the goalkeeper of Rayon Sports FC, Mutuyimana Evariste died due to an illness.
Mutuyimana passed away on Tuesday morning following respiratory complications according to reports.
Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) president Nzamwita Vincent has sent condolences to Rayon Sports FC.
In his statement, FERWAFA President said, “It is with great sadness and sorrow that we learned about the passing away of Rayon Sports and former Amavubi goalkeeper Mutuyimana Evariste,”
“On behalf of the FERWAFA Executive Committee and the Rwandan football family, and in my personal name, I hereby present to you, to the Rayon Sports family and to Mr. Mutuyimana’s family our most sincere condolences,” added Nzamwita.
He further added, “Mutuyimana contributed his best to the success of Rwandan football not only through his club but even at the national level in many Amavubi appearances he had ever since he made his debut in 2012. His services will be deeply missed, May his soul RIP,”
Evariste Mutuyimana was born on 20 January 1990. He played in various teams in Rwanda, namely Police FC, Kiyovu Sports, Rayon Sports, and SOFAPAKA (Kenya). He was also the goalkeeper of the Amavubi national team.