In Uganda drowned football team along with the fans

В Уганде утонула футбольная команда вместе с болельщиками

The ship with the football team and fans on Board was wrecked on the shores of lake albert in Uganda.

According to The Sun, players and fans from the villages in the region Bulisa went for a friendly match in honor of the Catholic Christmas. The boat managed to sail only 100 meters from the shore, and then capsized and sank.

В Уганде утонула футбольная команда вместе с болельщиками

В Уганде утонула футбольная команда вместе с болельщиками

In the tragedy, nine people were killed, another 21 were missing. All on Board were 45 people.

The commander of the local police, John Rutger commented on this incident:

“They overloaded the boat. Eyewitnesses report that most people sat on one side of the boat which broke the balance. Because of this, the boat capsized.

At the moment we can confirm the salvation of only 15 people.”

It is also reported that most of the drowned and missing were not able to swim.

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