Former TT footballer Clyde Leon dies at 37

Former TT footballer Clyde Leon dies at 37

The football fraternity is in mourning following the sudden passing of former national footballer Clyde Leon.

Leon, 37, reportedly died of a heart attack early this morning.

He had 48 caps for the national team after making his debut in 2008. At club level, Leon was a long-serving member of W Connection and worked as an assistant coach under Stuart Charles-Fevrier after retiring.

His passing has been confirmed by the T&T Football Association, which described him as a loyal and humble servant to the sport.

Leon made his international debut against Guyana on March 2nd 2004 and also wore the captain’s armband during his career.