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Statement on tragedy at match between Santa Rita de Cassia and Recreativo do Libolo

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FIFA is deeply shocked and saddened to hear of the tragedy that occurred during the football match between Santa Rita de Cassia and Recreativo do Libolo at the Estádio 4 de Janeiro in Uige, Angola.

In response to this devastating news, FIFA President Gianni Infantino said: "This is a very painful moment for football and our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and all our friends from Angola who deeply suffer in these moments."

 

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