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The WORLD cup-the icon of death - was just 57

Cameroon on Friday lost one of its greatest fodboldnavne.

So is Stephen Tataw deceased. He was just 57 years old.

It writes the BBC.

Tataw is most known for wearing anførerbindet, since Cameroon in 1990 became the first african nation, which played through to the quarterfinals at a WORLD cup finals.

At the WORLD cup in Italy, shocked The Indomitable Lions (The Utæmmelige Lions, eds.), when, in the opening match defeated the reigning argentine champions 1-0.

Since the defeated the also Romania in the group stage, before the ottendedelsfinalen defeated Colombia 2-1 in the two dimensions of the then-38-year-old Roger Milla, who four years later became the oldest player at the finals.

In the quarter-finals had to Cameroon, however, bow to England, who won 3-2 after a dramatic performance.

Stephen Tataw appeared for the clubs Tonnerre Yaounde and Olympic Mvolye in the home country, before he ended the career of at the japanese Tosu Futures.

There is not specified any cause of death.

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