RIP FREDDY: Ex-Real Madrid star Freddy Rincon dead at 55:-
Former Real Madrid midfielder and Colombia international Freddy Rincon died in hospital following his car crash on Monday, 11th Apr 2022 morning.
He was admitted to the hospital on Monday in the early hours of the day. Five people were injured in this accident, which involved a van with four occupants, including Fred.
Doctors tried hard to save him. Fred underwent a three-hour-long operation as he had severe head injuries and was in critical condition.
Who was Freddy Rincon?
Fred was born in 1966 in Buenaventura, in western Colombia, and was one of the key players in his country’s golden generation in the 1990s. He has played in 3 World Cups i.e 1990, 1994 and 1998.
He scored well against West Germany at the 1990 World Cup in Milan’s San Siro stadium. He also scored two goals in a famed 5-0 win against Argentina in Buenos Aires in 1993.
When Freddy Rincon Dies?
The staff of this hospital stated, “Despite making all the efforts to save him by our medical and assistance team, the patient Freddy Eusebio Rincón Valencia, has died on April 13, 2022.” They said, “There will never be a way to express what this means for us, we invite the entire country to remember him and tribute to him with happiness for everything that he brought into life with his sporting successes.” This is a big loss for the sports world.
Freddy Rincon Death Twitter Reaction and Tribute:-
The Colombian Football Federation paid tribute to him by stating in the media: “This is a huge loss for his whole family and friends, and at the same time is a regrettable loss for sports, where we’ll surely miss him and remember him with great care, appreciation, respect, and admiration.” They further added, “We send strength, support, and our condolences to his family, hoping for the support for this sad and painful loss.”
Real Madrid, who used to play with Fred from 1995 -to 1996, also paid tribute to him by saying, “condolences and care and affection to all of his family, teammates and managers, his clubs and all his loved ones.”
Freddy Rincon Death Cause:-
In Colombia also, he played for Santa Fe and América de Cali, with whom he won three trophies.
In 1994, Fred joined Brazilian club Palmeiras and he played for Italian club Napoli and then joined Spanish giants Real Madrid, becoming the first Colombian footballer to play for the La Liga club.
Rincón returned to Brazil in 1996, where he won three local titles back to back and a Club World Cup with Corinthians.
Later, he retired as a player in 2004, and after that started coaching the third division teams in Brazil. Fred was an assistant to former Brazil coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo at Atlético Mineiro in 2010 and to Jorge Luis Pinto at Millonarios de Colombia in 2019.
Freddy Rincon Car Accident Video Explained:-
In a viral video, you guys can see How badly Freddy’s car is damaged in teh collision and his car is teh best example of how terrible his accident was. Freddy Rincon’s Death is heartbreaking for his fans and friends.