By: Paul Padilla
Photo via: Twitter @MillosFCOficial
At the age of 43, former soccer player Ricardo Ciciliano died after having relapsed from pneumonia that he had been suffering from since last August when he was hospitalized for 20 days in an intensive care unit at the La Asunción clinic, where he finally died in today afternoon.
The soledad native midfielder went through different Colombian soccer teams before retiring at the end of 2012. Deportivo Pereira, Deportivo Cali, Once Caldas, Millonarios, Deportes Tolima, Atlético Bucaramanga, Atlético Huila, Junior and Juan Aurich had him in Peru. rows.
Minutes after confirming the news of his death, teams such as Millonarios and Junior expressed their condolences through their social networks.
Millonarios FC deeply regrets the death of Ricardo Ciciliano, a player for our institution between 2006 and 2009. We send a big hug and a message of strength to his family and loved ones. RIP pic.twitter.com/Grk7otWhjq
– Millonarios FC (@MillosFCoficial) September 17, 2020
🙏🏼 We regret the sensitive death of Ricardo Ciciliano, former player of our Club.
We send a message of condolence and solidarity to his family and friends 🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/4mzhfZ5NAv
— Club Junior FC (@JuniorClubSA) September 17, 2020