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Nacional apologise after ‘sick minds’ mock Chapecoense

/ 02 February 2018

Montevideo (Uruguay), Feb 2: Uruguay football club Nacional expressed a deep “sense of shame” after their fans mocked rivals Chapecoense about the 2016 plane crash that devastated the Brazilian club. A group of Nacional supporters made


Chapecoense To Play AS Roma In Friendly

/ 09 August 2017

AS Roma will host Brazil’s Chapecoense in a friendly at the Stadio Olimpico on September 1, the Italian club has announced. Proceeds from the match will be donated to families affected by the plane crash


Lyon Announce Football Friendly Against Chapecoense

/ 02 August 2017

French Ligue 1 outfit Lyon has announced a football friendly match against tragedy-stricken Brazilian club Chapecoense next week. The fixture comes just over eight months after 19 Chapecoense players were among the 71 killed in


Chapecoense Air Crash Survivor Ruschel To Return Against Barcelona

Chapecoense air disaster survivor Alan Ruschel will make his return to football in the Brazilian club’s friendly against Barcelona next month. The teams will play for the Joan Gamper trophy on August 7 at the


Brazil Serie A: Sport Continue Revival, Flamengo Stumble

Brazilian football club Sport Club de Recife scored three second-half goals to defeat Chapecoense 3-0, their fourth successive win in the Serie A championship. Striker Andre netted twice on Thursday while Diego Souza was also on


Santos Go Top At Copa Libertadores; Chapecoense Await Appeal Result

Rio de Janeiro, May 24 (IANS) Brazil’s Santos secured top spot in their Copa Libertadores group on Wednesday with a 4-0 victory over Sporting Cristal of Peru while Chapecoense are hopeful of winning an appeal


Tragedy-Hit Chapecoense To Redevelop Stadium

Rio de Janeiro, May 5 (IANS) Grief-stricken Brazilian football club Chapecoense has received a grant from the Brazilian government to help upgrade its stadium. President Michel Temer on Thursday pledged $5 million in public funds


Only Barcelona Pledged Cash Aid, Says Chapecoense Chief

/ 23 March 2017

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Rio de Janeiro, March 23 (IANS) FC Barcelona is the only European football club to have offered financial support to Chapecoense after the air crash that shook the football world in November, the Brazilian club’s


Chapecoense Win In Copa Libertadores Debut

/ 08 March 2017

Maracaibo (Venezuela), March 8 (IANS) Chapecoense celebrated their Copa Libertadores debut by defeating Venezuela’s Zulia 2-1 here, just 14 weeks after the Brazilian football club lost most of their players in a plane crash. Reinaldo


Chapecoense Win First Match Since Air Disaster

/ 30 January 2017

Rio de Janeiro, Jan 30 (IANS) Brazilian Serie A football club Chapecoense have won their first competitive match since the plane crash in November that killed most of their players and coaching staff. The team