The soccer community continues to mourn the tragic plane crash in Colombia on Tuesday. The crash killed 76 including most of the playing squad and officials from Brazilian Serie A side Chapecoense.
A charter plane carrying Chapecoense to the first leg of their Copa Sudamericana final against Atletico Nacional crashed on its final approach to Medellin, Colombia. Players, clubs and fans across the globe have gone to social media to send their condolences, including members of Philadelphia Union.
Really a sad day for futbol. My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the tragedy… https://t.co/DiEwIuy5td— John McCarthy (@jmacdaddy77) November 29, 2016
Thoughts are with @ChapecoenseReal and everyone affected by the tragedy right now. Stay strong, the football family is with you— ray gaddis (@raygaddis) November 29, 2016
Thoughts and prayers to the players, organization and families https://t.co/jYWHzZr5GI— Auston trusty (@austheboss3) November 29, 2016