The father of Stuttgart captain Christian Gentner Expired in the stadium after the Bundesliga side’s 2-1 win over Hertha Berlin on Saturday.
Stuttgart reported the team have been”mourning the loss in Herbert Gentner” and their thoughts are”entirely with the Gentner family in this tricky time”.
The reason behind death is not yet known.
Gentner, a 33-year-old midfielder with five caps for Germany, played the complete of Stuttgart’s dwelling victory and set up Mario Gomez’s winner.
Stuttgart amount had been pulled by gomez after the opener for both Hertha of Max Mittelstadt.
Hertha Berlin posted on social media marketing:”Everybody from Hertha would love to send their thoughts and condolences to Christian Gentner along with his family after today’s sad news”