Created on 2016-11-29 at 14:00 PM by Redaktion
The footballing world is in mourning after a plane carrying the Brazilian football team Chapecoense crashed near the Colombian city of Medellin at 22:00 local time on Monday. 76 people have lost their lives but there are five survivors. Chapecoense were on their way to face Atlético Medellín in their first leg of their Copa Sudamericana final, which was subsequently cancelled.
Clubs, players and football fans around the world have been expressing their sympathy on social media. fcbayern.com has gathered the reaction of the FCB family here:
Desoladoras noticias que llegan desde Sudamérica, MUCHA FUERZA CHAPECÓ!!!— Javi Martínez (@Javi8martinez) 29. November 2016
Mucha Fuerza y Esperanza!!!🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/kxG4kKCYFa— Arturo Vidal (@kingarturo23) 29. November 2016
My thoughts and affection are with the victims and families of the terrible tragedy of Chapecoense. RIP pic.twitter.com/ROkID7x9N1— Carlo Ancelotti (@MrAncelotti) 29. November 2016