Chapecoense Real Barcelona, Real Madrid players observe one-minute silence for plane crash victims

76 people including players of Chapecoense Real died in the plane crash late Monday near the Colombian city of Medellin.

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Ahead of the El Clasico on Saturday, December 3, Barcelona and Real Madrid players held a one-minute silence at their respective training grounds for Chapecoense Real, the Brazilian club that lost almost their entire team in a plane crash.

76 people including players of Chapecoense Real died in the plane crash late Monday near the Colombian city of Medellin.

 

Barcelona and Real Madrid have joined the football world in mourning Chapecoense Real players and others who lost their lives in the crash.

Before their training session on Tuesday, November 29, Lionel Messi and his teammates bowed their heads to observe a one-minute silence alongside Luis Enrique.

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At their Valdebebas training ground, Zinedine Zidane led his men to pay their respect to the dead.

Barcelona player, Neymar later posted a tribute on Instagram; “Impossible to believe in this tragedy, impossible to believe in the event, impossible to believe that the plane crashed, impossible to believe that athletes, humans were on this plane, impossible to believe that these people left their families .. IS IMPOSSIBLE TO BELIEVE !!! Today the World cries, but heaven rejoices in receiving Champions. My feelings to all family and friends.”

Other football clubs and personalities also took to Twitter to share their condolences. 

 

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