Brazil defeats Colombia in benefietduel Chapecoense


Brazil defeats Colombia in benefietduel Chapecoense

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Brazil, Colombia in a benefietwedstrijd with 1-0 records. The South American countries competed to raise money for the relatives of the victims of the plane crash at the end of november, in which 71 of the 77 passengers were killed.

On board was the selection and supervision of the Brazilian club Chapecoense, who was on his way to Medellin for the first final match of the Copa Sudamericana against Colombian Atlético Nacional.

The turnout at the benefietwedstrijd fell the organization. In stadium Nilton Santos is the place for 45,000 people, but Wednesday there were only 18.695.

Brazil and Colombia play benefietduel for Chapecoense

Four survivors – three soccer players and a radiocommentator – were also in the stadium. Goalkeeper Jackson Follmann is a part of his leg missing and is in a wheelchair.

The other two players, Neto and Alan Ruschel, are now back in training.

Benefietduel for Chapecoense

Brazil and Colombia played a friendly international match for the relatives of the aviation disaster to ” in Colombia last november.
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It was almost the full selection and staff of Chapecoense to life.
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Attacker Dudu made the only goal of the match.
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Players Jackson Follmann, Neto and Alan Ruschel and a radiocommentator that the crash survivors were honored.
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Only players from South American leagues participated in the benefietwedstrijd. Internationals of European clubs were missing.

The only hit came in the name of Dudu. The attacker of Palmeiras scored at the beginning of the second half. For Brazil, it was the seventh consecutive victory under the guidance of coach Tite.

At the end of march, both countries again in action in the qualifying for the world cup. Colmobia, that sixth state in the South American group, will play march 23 at home against Bolivia. Leader Brazil a visit to number two in Uruguay.

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