Williams Martinez at River Plate (right) against Lucas Viatri of Penarol
Uruguay, mourning in football: Williams Martinez, a 38-year-old defender who played in Villa Teresa, a club in the Uruguayan second division, committed suicide. It had been stationary since June, after testing positive for Covid-19
The tragic death of the footballer, who in his career had also played in Argentina, France, Spain and England, caused a real shock to his colleagues.
The Uruguayan championship was therefore suspended.