Brazil’s football team suffered an air crash:the club chairman and four players were all killed
The scene of the incident.
On the 25th, according to the official announcement of the Brazilian Palmas Football Club, on the 24th local time, a small plane crashed in Tocantins, Brazil, killing all six people on board.
Among these 6 people, 1 person is a pilot, and the other 5 people are from the fourth-level team Palmas-Chairman Mela, goalkeeper Ranul, left back Praksed Slovakia, defender Guillerme and midfielder Molinari.
According to foreign media reports, the four players who passed away tested positive for the new crown virus and went to the away game after being lifted from isolation.
According to the original plan, the five people from Palmas will take this small plane to go to Goiânia to participate The battle with Villanova. After the air crash, the Villanova Club issued an announcement, agreeing to postpone the game, which was supposed to start on Monday.
The cause of the crash in Palmas is still under investigation. FIFA and major Brazilian football clubs have also issued statements to express their condolences to the Palmas Club.
On November 29, 2016, the Brazilian club Chapecoens suffered an air crash. As a result of the crash, 71 of the 77 people on the plane died, including 19 players.
Source:The Paper News