The president of a football team of the fourth category Brazilian was killed on Wednesday and the main suspect is a former footballer who he owes money.
“It’s a sad night. Our president, Danilson, is dead.” May God grant him his rest, we thank him for all he has done for the team, ”said the National Atletico Club of Rolandia, a small town in the state of Paran, on its Facebook page.
José Danilson de Oliveira, 58, who was also a city councilor for many years, was assaulted Wednesday evening by a man who stabbed him several times, according to the municipality of Rolandia. He was taken to a nearby hospital and underwent surgery, but later succumbed to his injuries. The suspect is Vinicius Enrique Corsini da Silva, 20, who started his football career at Nacional Atletico but is currently unemployed. According to local media, he told the police who arrested him that his team owed him 7,000 reais, or around 1,100 euros.