Epicoene handed the Cup of Sudamericana

Шапекоэнсе вручили кубок Судамерикана

The football Confederation of South America formally handed over a Cup of Sudamericana-2016 futbolnom the club Shapechange.

Recall that in late November, the Brazilian football club Epicoene was in a plane crash in which killed almost all the players of the club.

The flight team is headed to the first match of the finals of the Copa-Sudamericana 2016 vs atlético Nacional. After the incident, the leadership of the Columbia club has offered football officials to recognize Epicoene the winner of this tournament. This offer Atletico was accepted and thus the Brazilian club for the first time in history became the winner of this tournament, but Atletico National won the prize for fairl play.

Today the new President of Epicoene Plinio David de Bear Filho in Asuncion the headquarters of CONMEBOL was awarded the trophy for the winners of the Cup in South America.

Note that winning this Cup gives the right to play in the next Libertadores Cup, which will be held from 23 Anura to 29 November 2017.

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