BREAKING: Super Eagles Striker, Isaac Promise, Is Dead

Former Super Eagles in the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship capital and the Former Genclerbirligi and Trabzonspor striker, Isaac Promise has passed away at the age of 31.

The striker’s American team, Austin Bold FC of Texas confirmed the passing of the former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles skipper.

Isaac Promise cause of death was not stated.

Isaac, captained Nigeria Under 20 side that won the 2005 Africa Youth Championship in Republic of Benin, he scored both goals in the final win over Egypt.

He last played for Austin Bold FC in the USL Championship. He was the captain of the football team representing Nigeria that won the silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

Nigeria will miss you, rest in peace.

Isaac hails from Zaria, Kaduna and Nigerian international who has represented the Super Eagles in the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship, serving as captain and scoring once in six matches en route to the competition’s final.

Isaac then earned a silver medal in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing with the Nigerian U-23 team, again serving as captain in four matches, including the gold medal match.

Our thoughts are with his family, friends, and teammates.

Rest in peace, Promise Isaac

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