Somalian football legend, Abdulkadir Mohammed Farah aged 59 has died of Covid-19 in London.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) where he sat on many committees and the Somali Football Federation (SFF) said he died at a West London hospital on Tuesday 24th March 2020 after testing positive to the dreaded coronavirus disease.
Late Abdulkadir Mohammed Farah
Born on 15th February 1961 in the city of Beledweyne about 342 km north of the capital, Mogadishu Farah popular in African football was the special adviser to the Minister of Youth and Sports in Somali.
Reports say he was once elected African Footballer of the year.
Farah was a hailed school boy player in 1976 when he played for the Somali National School football team.
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