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The French football commentator has died after a match Ukraine - France

In France the well-known sports commentator Terri Rolan has died. The day before « euro - 2012 » he felt badly and has refused a trip on the championship which was going to make comments.

According to relatives of Rolana, it became bad to it in 3 o`clock in the morning after viewing of a match Ukraine - France.   the commentator was very much excited, and at 74 - the summer man has not sustained heart. Shortly before a match of Rolanu have performed operation in connection with rupture of an aneurysm of a vessel of a brain then at it complications have begun.

the President of France has condoled with relatives of the commentator.

I want to do justice to memory of this great sports the commentator who has devoted all life, passion and talent, to the French football - quotes messages of the Elisejsky palace Interfax. - The sports and football world has lost one of the most popular and passionate fans

Rolan should return to the world of sports after several years of a break and planned to make comments together with Jean - Michel Larke on the championship Euro - 2012 on TV channel M6. In connection with problems with health he has been urged to refuse a trip to Ukraine.

For the career of sports commentator T.Rolan has commented on 13 World championships on football and 1300 football matches.