Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker’s father drowns in Brazil
The father of Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker has reportedly drowned in a lake near his holiday home in Brazil.
Reuters – per Yahoo and ESPN – are reporting that the tragic incident occurred on Wednesday afternoon.
Jose Becker, 57, had been swimming at a dam on his property when the accident happened, Doroteo Machado Filho, a police inspector in the town of Lavras do Sul, told Reuters. No foul play was suspected.
Brazilian club Internacional, who Alisson and his younger brother Muriel both played for, tweeted their condolences.
“It is with great sadness that we received the news of Jose Agostinho Becker’s death, the father of our ex-goalkeepers Alisson and Muriel,” the club said.
Meanwhile, Liverpool fans have expressed their sympathy to Alisson via social media after hearing the awful news…
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