Montenegrin goalkeeper Matija Sarkic dies at 26


The Montenegrin international footballer Matija Sarkic, goalkeeper of Millwall FC, died this Saturday at the age of 26, according to the English club itself on its website, although without making “further comments at the moment” on the reasons for his death.

“Sarkic, goalkeeper and number 1 of the ‘Lions’, has played 33 games for the club since he arrived from Wolverhampton Wanderers in August 2023,” the press release indicated. “A Montenegro international, he proudly represented his country on numerous occasions,” Millwall added.

“Everyone at the club sends their love and condolences to Matija’s family and friends at this immensely sad time. The club will not make any further comments at the moment and asks that the privacy of Matija’s family be respected,” the brief note concluded. of Millwall.