Former Reggae Boy Luton Shelton has died. He was 35.
Shelton battled with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), a progressive degenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.
The former Harbour View FC player had been fighting the illness since 2016.
Tributes to the football star have already started pouring in as many send condolences to his family and friends.
The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association shared on Twitter, “the local fraternity extends sincerest condolences to the family of former Jamaican International Luton Shelton. Our condolences are also extended to all those at the Jamaica Football Federation.”
Shelton was previously the nation’s all-time scorer.