Former Colombia captain Freddy Rincon has died after struggling extreme head accidents in a car crash.
The 55-year-old was driving a car that collided with a bus early on Monday in Cali, Colombia.
Former Real Madrid midfielder Rincon scored 17 objectives for Colombia and performed on the 1990, 1994 and 1998 World Cups.
He shares with Carlos Valderrama the file for essentially the most appearances on the event for his nation, having performed in 10 World Cup video games.
Rincon was a part of the facet that ended the nation’s 28-year wait to play on the World Cup after they certified for the 1990 finals, and scored a memorable objective in a 1-1 draw in opposition to eventual winners West Germany.
He additionally performed membership soccer for Napoli, Palmeiras and Santos, in addition to main Corinthians to victory in 2000 on the first Fifa Club World Championship – now the Club World Cup.
More to observe.