Police have named the 19-year-old stabbed to death in a street brawl in Southwark on Wednesday,

Francois Kablan, from Bermondsey, was found with stab wounds after a fight in the street in south east London on Wednesday, May 13, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The teenager played in the reserves for Harlow Town FC, and has been described as a "wonderful person" whose energy and smile lit up the pitch.

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Three males and a female were arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder, and the Met are now appealing for anyone with information about the attack to contact them.

DCI Kate Kieran, who is leading the investigation, said Francois's death was a "tragic loss of life" and pledged "continue to investigate to ensure justice"

Officers were called at around 5:30pm on Wednesday to find a number of men fighting on Great Dover Street, SE1.

London Ambulance Service and London Air Ambulance were called, but one man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

Mr Kablan, of Amina Way, SE16, has now been identified as the victim of the attack.

A post-mortem is due to take place, and his next of kin have been informed and are being looked after by specialist officers.

The Met say three males, aged 17, 15 and 20, and an 18-year-old woman were arrested at the scene.

The two youngest males remain in custody, with police applying for a warrant for further detention, whilst the 20-year-old and 18-year-old have been bailed to return on a date in late May.

Harlow Town FC posted their condolences following the news, stating that everyone at the club was "heartbroken" at the sudden passing.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Devastated to hear one of our boys has sadly passed away yesterday. <br><br>Life, especially with the current climate can be so cruel. 😢<br><br>Francois, rest up young man. Your energy and smile will long be present around the club, on and off the pitch. <br><br>RIP Frank 💔 <a href="https://t.co/RyYRL1IEqa">pic.twitter.com/RyYRL1IEqa</a></p>— Rich Klein - Harlow Town FC Reserves. (@Richklein2020) <a href="https://twitter.com/Richklein2020/status/1260799212234604545?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">May 14, 2020</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

Harlow Reserves Manager Adam Connolly said: "Francois was a wonderful person and player.

"A lot of our players went to the same college as Francois, so it's been hard on everyone within the squad to hear of this tragic news."

Connonlly said the news "has hit me hard tonight," also described how in his last game the "talented footballer" had scored a superb hattrick to win the game.

"On behalf of all of the squad, and everyone at the club, our thoughts are with his family and friends."

DCI Kate Kieran, Homicide and Specialist Crime, said: "Our thoughts remain with the family and friends of Francois.

"This is a tragic loss of life of a young man and we will continue to investigate to ensure justice.

"Please do get in touch if you have any information about the incident, no matter how small you think it is.”

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, ref CAD 5269/13 May. To remain anonymous please contact Crimestoppers.

If there are any young people who have information about violence or knife crime, they can visit fearless.org where they can pass on information anonymously. Fearless is part of the Crimestoppers charity, and is also independent of the police.