A man in his 40s collapsed and died during a soccer match held in Tuvu, Sigatoka.
It is alleged that the man who was taking part at a Sanatan Tournament – was playing in the ‘Korovuto Masters’ in a match that was played after 1am.
He collapsed at the grounds and was pronouced dead on arrival, at the hospital.
He was from Korovuto near Nadi.
Calls were made to the police department – but they were still investigating circumstances leading to the death.
Efforts to try and get confirmation from the Fiji Sanatan – proved futile.