Atalanta midfielder Willy Braciano Ta Bi has died at the age of 21, the Italian club has confirmed. Ta Bi passed away on Tuesday morning after battling liver cancer over the last year.
His former teammate Amad paid tribute after Atalanta released a statement confirming the tragic news. "President Antonio Percassi and the whole Atalanta family are deeply saddened by the untimely passing of Willy Braciano Ta Bi," reads the statement. "A cruel fate prematurely interrupted a dream that had begun with the Nerazzurri shirt in January 2019. "It took him a few months to play a leading role in the Primavera and help bring the Scudetto back to Bergamo, but, above all, to leave a great memory of himself." Ta Bi joined Atalanta from ASEC Mimosa - theRead more on mirror.co.uk