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Former Rangers and Hearts defender Marius Zaliukas has died at the age of 36.
The Scottish Cup-winning star played over 200 times for Hearts and captained them to their cup success of 2012.
He also had stints at Rangers and Leeds United, before returning home to Lithuania.
The Lithuanian Football Federation confirmed his death in a statement released on Saturday afternoon.
"We express our deepest condolences to Marius' family," it read.
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His wife, Nora Zaliuke, wrote on social media: "He will rest peacefully in eternal silence.
"The heart of Marius Zaliukas stopped beating today."
Zaliukas became a cult hero at Hearts after joining the club in 2006 from Kaunas.
It is believed that he was battling an illness and sadly lost his battle just 11 days before his 37th birthday.
A memorial service for Zaliukas will be held on November 4 in his homeland.
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