RIO DE JANEIRO: 4 gamers and the president of Brazilian soccer club Palmas died in a airplane crash on Sunday in the northern point out of Tocantins, the team mentioned.
The incident happened when the airplane instantly plunged to the ground at the end of the runway when on takeoff, the club described in a assertion.
The players have been on their way to Goiania, in the central region of the state, to enjoy a match from Vila Nova.
The victims were being determined as president Lucas Meira and gamers Lucas Praxedes, Guilherme Noé, Ranule and Marcus Molinari, as perfectly as the pilot. There had been no survivors, the club claimed.
Palmas Futebol e Regatas was founded in 1997 and plays in Brazil’s fourth division.
The bring about of the accident was not immediately identified. The statement did not detect the sort of plane.