Kitman Aseidu goes Home; Chelsea Mourns
Chelsea football club mourns their U18 kit manager as his mortal remains will be laid to rest on Friday 29, July 2022.
Ghanaian kitman Eric Asiedu passed away after a two-week vacation in Ghana.
Eric Asiedu joined the English Premier League side in 2013 and has been working with the U18 as the kit manager for the English club, Chelsea.
Eric Asiedu worked with the Blues until his sudden death.
Chelsea took to their official website to mourn the passing of the man affectionately known as the Boss at Cobham. Read more
Chelsea in a statement said:
“A humble and warm character, Eric joined Chelsea FC in April 2013, his presence and personality proving integral to the values of our Academy culture. He has been a constant on the sidelines during a great many of our youth team successes over the year”s.
The team in a tweet said:
” Eric is a hugely popular figure at our Cobham training ground in his role as Academy kitman, always going about his work with an infectious smile and wonderful positivity. He will be sadly missed by us all and the pain of his sudden passing will be felt by many,” wrote Chelsea.”
Late Aseidu will be buried on Friday 29 July 2022 in a private burial at Mampong-Akuapem.