“It is with deep sadness that we learned of the tragic death of Pierre-Mathieu Fernandes, following a road accident. Pierre-Mathieu was 22 years old. Our most tender thoughts go first to his loved ones but also to all of CS Vienne,” wrote the Vienna club, resident of National, on its X account.

The player was the victim of a road accident this Saturday morning on a departmental road in Isère when he lost control of his vehicle. He succumbed to his injuries. According to France 3 Auvergne-Rhônes-Alpes, the prosecution explained that the car hit a tree. His training club in Clermont wanted to pay tribute to him.