It is a sad day in Colombia as footballer Ferley Reyes has died after being shot in the head by a person travelling on a motorcycle
The Union Magdalena forward,according to Associated Press, was shot while teammate Luis Diaz
Asprilla, is receiving treatment in hospital after he was also shot
Police have yet to identify the person who attacked the players, who
were reported to be in a hair salon in Gaira, Santa Marta, when the
incident took place.
According to local police, the motives are currently unclear as both players apparently did not receive any threats.
Union Magdalena play in Categoria Primera B and are the club where
former Colombia international Carlos Valderrama started his career.