The Football Association of Odisha (FAO) with profound grief and shock, the Office Bearers and its Members in deep sorrow and condolence on the sad and untimely demise of former state players Nirmal Sahu and Shivaji Bose.
Shivaji Bose who breathed his last, today afternoon at his Chuna Bhatti Gali, Cuttack residence. He was 51 years old.
Shivaji Bose represented the Odisha state in the National Senior Men Football Championship for Santosh Trophy.
Shivaji Bose had also represented many prestigious football clubs in Odisha. He was an employee of Accountants General, Odisha. He is survived by his wife, one son and a daughter.
Nirmal Sahu who breathed his last today morning at Jamshedpur after a brief illness. He was 40 years old.
Nirmal Sahu had the honour of representing Odisha in the Santosh Trophy and has represented many clubs of Odisha.
Nirmal Sahu was an employee of South Eastern Railway. He is survived by his two daughter and his wife.