Tragedy in the world of football: the daughter of a former footballer dies at just eight months

TO Ashley cain It was his turn about six months ago to play his most difficult game. His daughter Azaylia diamond was diagnosed with an aggressive leukemia barely two months old. The player and his wife Safiyya They then created a campaign to raise the necessary funds to visit the best specialists in this type of disease in Singapore.

In fact, donations reached two million euros. But even this didn’t help. The Cancer it had spread so far and was so rare that there was nothing to be done. A very hard diagnosis which was also confirmed shortly after by doctors from the United Kingdom.

Finally, the little girl could not win the battle and has died this weekend at eight months: “Rest in paradise, princess. I will always carry you in my heart until I can hug you again in heaven, ”the former footballer wrote on his Instagram account along with an emotional photo in which he hugs his daughter with eyes blurred with tears.

“My heart is broken. You gave a purpose to my life, a smile to my face. You filled my heart with love and my soul with pride. You made me a better man. You made me the person I always wanted to be. You have taught me more in your 8 months than I have learned in my entire life “, the now model wrote a few days ago.

“I cannot put into words my sadness and my pain. I don’t know why they have taken you away from me and my heart aches in your absence. I love you with every gram of my body and now I miss you so much. But I promise you that your name will live on. I will carry your name through all the oceans, along all the roads, to the top of each mountain and throughout the world ”, he has settled.

Ashley cain He wore the jersey of several teams from English Second Division, like Coventry, Luton Town or Oxford United. In 2014, however, he decided to hang up his boots after suffering a ruptured Achilles tendon some time before.