DEATH / OBITUARIES : Elham Sheykhi has died, according to a statement posted online on Feb. 26, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
🖤 RIP Elham Sheykhi.
Elham was a 23-year-old Iranian female professional futsal player has died from #coronavirus in the city of Qom, according to the state-run Rokna news agency.
A life taken way too soon by corruption, greed and incompetence. Rest in heaven, angel.😢🌹🙏 pic.twitter.com/kIxbeiseCJ
— Persian Soccer (@PersianFutbol) February 27, 2020