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Cheick Tiote dies aged 30

06-June-2017
06-June-2017 15:32
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Former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote has died after collapsing following a training session in China.

The player's spokesman said in a statement on Monday that the 30-year-old died following a training session with Chinese second-tier side Beijing Enterprises.

Emanuele Palladino said: "It is with deep sadness that I confirm that my client Cheick Tiote sadly passed away earlier today after collapsing in training with his club Beijing Enterprises."