Michaël Englebert, 37, dies following a heart attack after his match with Ortho (La-Roche-en-Ardenne)

Sad news with the death of Michaël Englebert


Dramatic Sunday for the Ortho club.

After the match played in the morning by his reserve team in Mageret, the players returned to the locker room. This is where Michaël Englebert, Ortho player born in 1984, fell, victim of a heart attack, about an hour after the game, when getting out of the shower.
The man, father of two, was resuscitated with a defibrillator.
He was then taken to the Bastogne hospital, before being transferred to Liège. We unfortunately learned of his death this Monday evening.
He is very well known in the Rochoise city where he was notably part of a carnival group. He had been playing for Ortho football club for many years.


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