Professional Footballers Australia (PFA) Chief Executive Adam Vivian has offered his condolences to the friends and family of the Australian Cricketer Phillip Hughes on behalf of all PFA Members.

“Like many across the world, Australia’s professional footballers are shocked and saddened by the news of Phillip Hughes’ passing,” said Vivian.

“Our hearts go out to the Hughes family and friends, and we will always remember the joyous memories that we were privileged to have in seeing Phillip Hughes play.

“From all members of Professional Footballers Australia, Phillip is in our thoughts.

“On behalf of our members, we also offer our support to the Australian Cricketers Association (ACA), their members and the cricket family.”