Aubameyang has paid tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman with his iconic Black Panther celebration, after he scored his first goal against Liverpool, on Saturday. He also scored the win goal in penalty shoot out, as Arsenal defeat Liverpool 4-5.
Chadwick Boseman who played a major role in Marvel’s “Black Panther” has died at age 43 after a 4-year battle with colon cancer. The world is currently mourning the loss of a hero.
Chadwick Aaron Boseman has portrayed several real-life historical figures, such as Jackie Robinson in 42, James Brown in Get on Up, and Thurgood Marshall in Marshall
The actor’s family released a statement to the press saying “It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the tragic passing of Chadwick Boseman. Chadwick was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer in 2016, and battled with it these last 4 years as it progressed to stage IV.”
They admitted that it was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther.” “He died in his home, with his wife and family by his side”
Boseman star caused stir online back in April after pictures of him looking skinny and unhealthy surfaced on the internet.
His health sparked a major concern on social media with fans wondering what could be wrong, asking for prayers for the actor. Couple of months later, Boseman was rushed to the hospital over mysterious illness.