According to the Daily Mirror, the match was finished, and then Persela’s players accompanied their coaches to the hospital, where they learned the terrible news.

“All of the players finished the game and went to the hospital, where it was announced that Choirul Huda had died,” [Persela coach Aji Santoso] said.

“The loss of Choirul Huda has hit us all hard.

“We did not have time to a see a doctor, only to see his body.”