Christian Atsu Twasam was born on the 10th of January, 1992, in Ada Foah, Ghana where he started his career early beginning, he got married to Marie-Claire Rupio in 2012 with three (3) children. Atsu was a Ghanaian professional footballer whose primary position is attacking midfielder and winger. His football career begins in the Portuguese league, Fc Porto where he was later joining Chelsea loaned to Bournemouth, Vitesse, and Rio Ave. Christian Atsu also played in Premier League clubs sides Newcastle United, Chelsea FC, and Everton. Atsu is currently playing on the side of Hatayspor club in the Turkey Super League.
In 2013, Atsu joined Chelsea from the Portuguese club, Porto, and has been making waves in the English league before he joined Hatayspor.
The melancholy tune was set into the world on the 6th of February and to the Ghanaian people in general as one of their professional players Christian Atsu Twasam found dead in Türkiye quake rubble.
Ghanaian attacking midfielder, Atsu was found dead in his residential building, in Southern Turkey, Hataye Province after the onerous earthquake’s remarkable damage.
The recent earthquake in the city of Antakya, Hatayspor, Turkey has caused damage to the world and has left many children orphans, widows, and homeless. The Turkey and Syria earthquake death toll has surpassed 46,000 and the toll is expected to rise.
Premier League official Twitter handle wrote: We are deeply saddened by the news Christian Atsu lost his life in the devastation of the earthquakes that have hit Turkey and Syria.
Our thoughts and condolences are with Christian’s family and friends and everyone affected by this tragic event.
We are deeply saddened by the news Christian Atsu lost his life in the devastation of the earthquakes that have hit Turkey and Syria.
Our thoughts and condolences are with Christian's family and friends and everyone affected by this tragic event. pic.twitter.com/GLqXdd80Xl
— Premier League (@premierleague) February 18, 2023
Newscastle official website pays tribute to Christian Atsu, “A talented player and a special person, he will always be fondly remembered by our players, staff, and supporters.
Everton also paid tribute to their formal player, Atsu on their official Twitter account.
We are deeply saddened by today's news that Christian Atsu has been found dead following the earthquake in Turkey earlier this month.
— Everton (@Everton) February 18, 2023
Christain Atsu club Hatayspor pays heartfelt condolence and tribute to their player, “We will not forget you, Atsu. Peace be upon you,
beautiful person. There are no words to describe our sadness”, Hatayspor clearly made this statement on Saturday on their official Twitter handle.
Atsu’s body has returned to Ghana and was received by the Ghanaian Armed forces members after the devasting earthquake struct Turkey and Syria.
Christian Atsu Twasam has achieved his life dream and contributing immensely to the help the needy through his platform. Atsu’s life story is a short one that will remain forever in the heart of many. The Legend is Gone.