07 Feb Uruguayan participant Santiago Garcia discovered lifeless, says membership Godoy Cruz
South American football united on Saturday to lament the demise of Uruguayan footballer Santiago “Morro” Garcia, which was earlier confirmed by his membership Godoy Cruz in a press release.
The Argentine and Uruguayan football associations, in addition to South American Football Confederation president Alejandro Dominguez, additionally despatched their condolences.
“We’ve to substantiate the regrettable information about Santiago Garcia,” mentioned Godoy Cruz after the participant was discovered lifeless in Mendoza. “Everybody on the membership feels fully distressed.”
The reason for demise was not clear.
The 30-year-old Garcia was being handled for private issues and despair, native information experiences mentioned.
The striker, who performed for Uruguay at under-20 degree, additionally featured for native golf equipment Nacional and River Plate in addition to Brazilian aspect Athletico Paranaense and Kisimpasa of Turkey.
Garcia signed for Godoy Cruz in 2016 and was the membership’s prime scorer within the 2017-18 Argentine league season.