Stanley tributes after death of Academy player
ACCRINGTON Stanley say staff are in shock following the death of an Academy player.
Teenager Jordan Moseley died on Tuesday night, the club said.
In a statement released on their website on Wednesday, the club said: “Accrington Stanley are shocked and saddened to hear of the sudden death of Academy player Jordan Moseley last night.
“The thoughts and condolences of everyone at Accrington Stanley go out to all of his family and friends at this difficult time.
“The English Football League and League Football Education will provide any necessary support to anyone affected by this tragedy.
“We ask that everyone shows respect to the family at this difficult time.
“Forever part of the Stanley family, Jordan Moseley.”
Jordan played for the under 16s team.
Accrington Stanley chairman Andy Holt said: “We are doing our best to respect the family at this time. It’s hitting us at the same time.
“I can’t say any more at this stage other than it’s really sad, and tragic. A young man has lost his life.”
Tributes have been paid to Accrington Stanley Academy player Jordan Moseley