Raphael Dwamena
Raphael Dwamena

The final funeral rites of Ghanaian football star, Raphael Dwamena who died in Albania has been scheduled for Friday, February 16, 2024.

The ceremony will take place at the Adjirigano Astro Turf, Accra.

The 28-year-old Raphael Dwamena was diagnosed with a heart condition and as a result had a defibrillator inserted before making a ‘personal decision’ to remove it in 2022.

He passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2023, after a cardiac failure during an Albanian league game while playing for KF Egnatia against Partizani in the 24th minute.

The talented footballer made his international debut for the Black Stars of Ghana on June 11, 2017, against Ethiopia.