FORMER NETHERLANDS AND RANGERS STAR DIES

Former Netherlands international Fernando Ricksen had died aged 43, as per reports. The former Rangers star revealed he has motor neurone disease in 2013, and helped raise awareness through his foundation.

The Fernando Ricksen Foundation helped raised funds and engaged in awareness campaigns that included a benefit match in 2015 at Ibrox. The game at Ibrox had up to 41,000 fans in attendance, raising over 320,000 pounds shared by the player and his daughter, MND Scotland and the club’s charity foundation.
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