In a freak incident that took place during a regional football match in Argentine, a football player died on the field. The deceased 24 years old, Micael Favre died after receiving a punch from the player of opposite team.
The incident took place during the match between San Jorge and Defensores de Colon on Sunday. Micael Favre was playing for San Jorge team.
The tragedy took place when Micael Favre collided with the player of opponent team and fell on the ground. He got up but meanwhile another player of opposite team hit on his face. Favre fell down again and did not get up again.
Later he was rushed to hospital where he was declared dead on arrival.
Argentine Football Association in a statement released later express their condolences. The release stated “The AFA expressed his condolences for the death of Michael Favre, San Jorge player of Villa Elisa, and sends its support for the family and the club.”
The video on social media went viral soon after it was released.