Berekisu Tejani of Elmina-based Sea Lion Football Club has been laid to rest at Elmina in the Central Region last Saturday.
Berekisu Tejani, 20, who was a 100 student of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) died on January 3, 2020 after a short illness.
She was buried is a specially made coffin depicting a football boot. Her burial was attended by her team mates and the Management of Sea Lions FC.
The entire Elmina township was thrown into a state of mourning . People from a walks of life attended the funeral to bid their final farewell to one of the prolific midfielders in the Women’s League in Ghana.
Berekisu was part of the team that qualified Sea Lion to the National Women’s league in 2016.