According to multiple reports, the former Chelsea player has been transported to a nearby hospital where he is expected to recover.
Award-winning Ghanaian journalist, Saddick Adams tweeted that: “I’m still in contact with Christian Atsu’s management. A teammate of Atsu has confirmed to them, the player has been found and taken to the hospital. They expect an official statement from his club soon. Prayers still with him and everyone. Trust God he is safe.”
Earlier media reports suggested that Atsu and his club director Tanur Savut who were both believed to be in Turkey at the time of the incident have been left under the rubble.