Chapecoense striker Tiaguinho was told he would be a father last week (video)


The Chapecoense plane crash

There will likely be a number of devastating stories to come out of the Chapecoense plane crash that has devastated the finalists of the Copa Sudamericana.

Just three players survived the crash and in the immediate aftermath a tragic story involving Chapecoense striker Tiaguinho has started to go viral in Brazil.

Last week, Chapecoense striker Tiaguinho was told he would be a father. On the video below he finds out this happy news.


On Tuesday, following his tragic death, Tiaguinho’s family released the video below.

Tiaguinho celebrated the news with his Chapecoense team mates.

According to Tiaguinho’s cousin, Gilmara Marins, the player’s wife has been pregnant for about a month and is expecting the attacker’s first child.

The 22-year-old attacker originates from Rio de Janeiro, and had been at Chapecoense for one year.

Via Globoesporte.