Colombian football club «Atletico Nacional» was asked to award the Brazilian team «Epicoene» flying on crashed in the night of Tuesday the ship, winning the Cup in South America. This is the BBC.
«Epicoene» flew on the first of the two final matches of the European Cup, Brazilian players were supposed to play with «Atletico Nacional», first away and then home. The first Cup match in South America was to be held on 30 November in Medellin, Columbia, where, and flew the Brazilian team.
The tournament organizers have not yet made any decisions about who is now Atletico Madrid will play in the final, and will it take place at all.
The Brazilian government has declared three days of mourning for the victims of the crash of a passenger aircraft BAE Avro close to the airport of Medellin in Northwest Colombia.
Onboard the liner performing a Charter flight from Sao Paulo, were the players, «Epicoene», as well as club staff and journalists. Soon after the disaster the edition «news of Eastern Antioquia» published a list of six Holocaust survivors. However, after a few hours club «Epicoene» reported that one of the survivors, goalkeeper Marcos Danilo Padilla, died in hospital.
According to the latest information, another survivor of the goalkeeper, Jackson Follman, had a leg amputated. Local media also reported that defender Alan Rushel may be paralyzed from the waist down due to a serious spinal injury.
Founded in 1973 club «Epicoene» first appeared in the elite division of Brazilian football only in 2014. Last week, the club became the first in three years, the Brazilian team reached the finals of the Cup of South America.
Cup in South America can award to the victims of the Brazilian players 30.11.2016