27-year-old attacking midfielder Youssef touati died after a 10-day stay in a coma, according to Le Parisien.
Doctors pronounced him brain dead on March 14, but officially, the footballer was declared dead on March 16.
On March 6 he got in an accident between Paris and Lille. His car collided with a minibus, in which the famous singer Jennifer Bartolina were returning from a concert in Brussels. The singer was not injured, and the death of the player reported by many sources, including the official website of one of the clubs in which he acted earlier.
On 9 March, the representative of the family denied the allegations, saying that Yousef survived the accident but is in a deep coma.
Youssef touati this season in favour of Algerian club «Bejaia».
Previously, he played for «feed», «Dijon», «Cannes», «Red star», «Istres», «Tur», «Epinal», «Chambly».
Youssef touati, a native of France but has played one match for the youth national team of Algeria.