Jamaica’s Ministry of Sport has paid tribute to former Reggae Boy, Tremaine Stewart, who died out of the blue on Sunday, April 18.
Stewart handed away after collapsing whereas enjoying soccer in his group of Gordon Pen, St Catherine on Sunday morning. The 33-year-old attacker was taken to the Spanish City Hospital, the place he was pronounced useless.
In a press release, the island’s Minister of Tradition, Gender, Leisure and Sport, Olivia Grange, stated she was deeply saddened by his sudden demise.
“I’m pleased with the truth that Tremaine was a product of Gordon Pen, Spanish City, which is in my constituency of Central St Catherine,” Grange stated.
She added: “The residents had been so pleased with him and the younger folks noticed him as an inspiration. I’m so sorry that he received’t be round to see the completion of the Gordon Pen Sports activities and Leisure Advanced now being constructed and the vital function he would play within the transformation of the encircling communities by this facility.”
Stewart started his profession enjoying for August City and Portmore United in Jamaica Nationwide Premier League, earlier than he transferred to Norweigan membership Aalesund previous to the 2012 season.
In March 2012, he made his first league look for Aalesund approaching in its place towards Stabæk. He later scored his first aim for Aalesund towards Haugesund on 16 Might 2012 in his fifth league look for the membership. He scored objectives in each Aalesund’s Europa League wins towards KF Tirana.
The latter half of the 2012 season was brilliant for the Jamaican. On 29 July, he scored his second league aim for the membership within the residence 3-1 win towards Stabæk, whereas he scored two occasions in an away win towards Fredrikstad FK. This was Aalesund’s first away win in 14 months.
Throughout July 2014, Stewart left Aalesund returning to Jamaica. Simply over a yr later, Stewart returned to Northern Europe, signing for Veikkausliiga aspect RoPS on a one-year contract.
On his return to Jamaica, he performed once more for Portmore United and Waterhouse earlier than becoming a member of Dunbeholden in summer season 2020 and was awaiting the beginning of home soccer.
Tremaine Stewart additionally performed 12 occasions for the Jamaica Reggae Boyz and scored two objectives.