“The 26-year-old defender was concerned in a tragic accident whereas on a mountain hike with club-mates,” UEFA mentioned in a press release.
Throughout her profession, the defender grew to become one among Moldova’s main gamers, UEFA mentioned, successful 40 caps for her nation and enjoying soccer for golf equipment throughout Europe.
Mitul joined Icelandic membership Einherji earlier this 12 months however had beforehand performed for golf equipment in Spain, Italy, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. Earlier in her profession, she additionally received the Moldovan and Romanian Cups whereas enjoying for Alga Tiraspol and Vasas Femina respectively.
Moldova didn’t qualify for this 12 months’s Ladies’s World Cup however Mitul performed in all 10 of her nation’s qualifying matches.
CNN has reached out to her membership Einherji and the Moldovan Soccer Affiliation.