At the young age of 22, Carla Heaton, a renowned goalkeeper who played for Cirencester Town Football, passed tragically. Let’s examine what happened and the reason Carla Heaton passed away.
Who was Carla Heaton?
Tragically, a Cirencester Town Ladies young football player went away, and condolences have poured in. At the young age of 22, goalkeeper Carla Heaton experienced an unexpected decline. The club posted the sad information online. Carla’s team described her as a “lovely lady inside and out” in a tweet.
Heaton played for fourth-tier Swindon Town for several seasons before joining Cirencester Town. Supporters of the club and several other women’s football teams have poignantly remembered the player since word of her passing spread.
It is with profound grief that we announce the sudden demise of our goalkeeper Carla Heaton, the Cirencester Town Ladies wrote in a tweet.
What transpired to Carla Heaton?
The news of her passing was reported on the official Twitter account of The Cirencester Club. The declaration reads,
It is with great sadness to say our goalkeeper Carla Heaton has suddenly passed away. We are all at a loss for words but what we can say is how much of a beautiful person you were inside and out. We all miss you and Thank you for all the memories. RIP our number 1.
Cause of Death :
On November 23, 2022, Carla Heaton, a rising Cirencester club football star, unfortunately, died at the age of 22. Nobody has ever disclosed the specific cause of Carla Heaton’s untimely death or made it known to the public. Nobody knows what happened to her or what brought about her sad demise.
Steve Hale Goalkeeping School released the following statement in response to Carla Heaton’s passing:
Such sad news has reached us that one of our former goalkeepers has passed away at just 22 years of age Carla Heaton was awarded Goalkeeper of the Month back in October 2014 and after leaving us went on to play for Swindon Town Women’s FC
A colorful character who often showed that color in her hairstyles and we enjoyed having Carla with us and she will be sadly missed Our thoughts go out to her family and close friends at this sad time
Tributes to Carla Heaton
Longwell Green LFC said: “All at Longwell Green ladies would like to send our condolences to both Carla’s family and her football family at such a sad time. Bring home the title and cup again this season ladies, fly high Carla, you gained your wings far too early.”
Her former team, Swindon, said: “It’s with great sadness that the club has learned the tragic news that our former goalkeeper Carla Heaton has passed away at the tender age of just 22.
“Carla brought a shining light to the dressing room with her personality and her performances between the sticks were second to none. She will be greatly missed by the players in our current squad who were honored to have known her and shared the pitch with her.
Other football clubs also paid their respects to the goalkeeper, with Exeter City Women FC saying: “Sending our condolences to you all as well Carla’s family and friends.”
Glos County Women’s Football League said: “Everyone from the league sends their deepest condolences at such a sad time. Our thoughts are with everyone who had the pleasure of knowing her.”
Such sad news. Everyone at Downend Flyers Ladies & Girls sends their thoughts and prayers to Carla’s family, friends, and teammates at this difficult time. RIP Carla
Swindon Town WFC keeper Carla Heaton passes away In a statement from the club: It’s with great sadness that the club has learned the tragic news that our former goalkeeper Carla Heaton has passed away at the tender age of just 22. Our thoughts go out to all of Carla’s family friends and those who knew her from the football community. May she Rest In Peace.