Big sadness in the football world! Violetta Mitul died. The Moldovan international player died in a hiking accident on Monday, 4 September aged just 26. Mitul was traveling with her companions. The defender most recently played for Icelandic club UMF Einherij. According to media reports, police received information that a woman had fallen off a cliff at the Vopnafjord harbour.
Rescuers arrived at the scene, but could only determine that the footballer was dead. There was great sympathy in the football world. UEFA mourned Violetta Mitul on Friday. On X, formerly on Twitter, it said: “Rest in peace, Violetta.”
The Moldovan Football Association also commented on the death of the national player. We express our sincere condolences and deep regret on the death of our national football player Violetta Mitul. We are deeply saddened and saddened, the association wrote on Instagram.
UMF Einherzi also expressed condolences on the cover: “Violetta has played an important role in our team since her arrival in the spring. She was kind, ambitious and always had a smile on her face. Condolences were also extended to the family. In such sad times, there are no words or actions that can heal the wounds left by the loss. “We will do whatever we can to ease the pain of the grieving family and friends,” it added in the statement.
The club has also set up a charity account for the left-back’s surviving relatives. In addition, two Icelandic teams are hosting a charity game to help the family. Mitul played 40 international matches for the Moldovan national team. She was considered one of the best players in her country. During his career he also played in Italy and Spain. She also won the championship title with Alga Tiraspol (Moldova) and Vasas Femina (Romania).