Grant Wahl: The Shocking Collapse and Untimely Death of a Beloved Journalist
American journalist Grant Wahl has died in Qatar after collapsing while covering the World Cup.
Wahl was 48 years old.
The circumstances around his death are not clear.
Wahl had covered soccer for more than two decades, including 11 World Cups.
He also authored several books on the sport.
Wahl complained of feeling unwell in an episode of his podcast published just days before his death.
He had experienced an “involuntary capitulation by my body and mind” after the US-Netherlands game on December 3.
His death has sparked an outpouring of shock and grief across the sports world.