The world of football is mourning. Last Thursday, confirmed the death of the father of Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, who stopped at the age of 61 while playing tennis with a friend.
Radamel Enrique Garcia King fainted while engaged in sports in the city of Barranquilla. Falcao's father was immediately transferred to a health center, which died a few minutes later due to an affliction in his brain.
Colombian Football Federation regrets the death of Radamel Garcia King, father of @FALCAO. We send a message of solidarity and strength to him and his family.
– FCF (@FCF_Oficial) January 4, 2019
It should be noted that Tiger's father was also a first-division player, dressed in the shirts of Deportes Tolima, Atletico Junior, Independiente de Medellin and Union Magdalena. He also wore Columbia's collective shirt at a pre-Olympic tournament.