Christian Mbulu dead: Morecambe defender dies suddenly aged 23

Morecambe defender Christian Mbulu has tragically died at the age of 23. Mbulu joined Morecambe after being released by Crewe Alexandra in January. The defender, who also had spells at Millwall and Motherwell, made three appearances for the League Two outfit this season.

Mbulu’s former Millwall team-mate Ben Thompson confirmed the tragic news on his Instagram on Tuesday evening.

On his Instagram story, Thompson wrote: “Lost for words. RIP brother.”

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