According to American Football International, Igor Boyko a star football player in the Ukrainian League of American Football was killed in combat.
According to the report, Boyko was killed on June 15 during fighting near the village of Orikhove in the Donetsk region of the Ukraine.
This is the second player to be killed fighting for his country already and many more are defending their country.
This was posted on the ULAF’s Facebook page.
“He was defending our country’s freedom and laid down his life for it. May our Hero rest in peace in a better world, and our enemy shall not know peace in this world or in the hereafter! Heroes Never Die! Not in our hearts, not in our memory! Glory to the Hero
May he rest in peace…”