Former Benfica cyclist Fábio Cera died on Sunday, aged 36, in Brazil, following complications due to Covid-19, announced the club, addressing its condolences to the family.
“In this moment of sadness and regret, Sport Lisboa e Benfica extends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of our former cyclist, who, on Monday, July 19, was buried in Vila Velha, in the state of Espírito Santo ”, says Benfica in a statement.
The Portuguese cyclist joined the Benfica team in the club’s last cycling project, which ended in 2008.
Fábio Cera was admitted to Hospital Santa Mónica due to covid-19 and ended up not resisting.
The Covid-19 pandemic has caused at least 4,100,352 deaths worldwide, among more than 190.8 million cases of infection by the new coronavirus, according to the most recent report by the Agence France-Presse.
In Portugal, since the beginning of the pandemic, in March 2020, 17,219 people have died and 935,246 cases of infection have been registered, according to the Directorate-General for Health.
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