Former Columbian Goalkeeper Miguel Calero dies


-Former Columbia Goalkeeper, Miguel Calero (41) died in Mexico City Hospital after suffering from a stroke a week ago.

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-He had also played for a decade for the Mexican club Pachuca and had retired in 2011 and taken up the position of a goalkeeping coach.

-While playing his club won 4 league titles and regional tournament Copa Sudamericana.

-Calero underwent heart surgery but was announced brain dead by doctors on Monday.

– Pachuca club issued a statement that said “Miguel Calero is at the center of a great era in the history of Pachuca,”

– Miguel Calero has played for team Mexico 50 times in his career and was also part of the 1998 world cup squad (last time when Columbia qualified for world cup)

Source: NBC Sports

 

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