The darkness associated with the loss of so many innocent lives earlier this week in the devastating plan crash heading to South America’s Columbia from Brazil has left many with heavy hearts.
In an effort to uplift a mourning country, these children playing attempt to lift the spirits of so many fans that are in mourning, the loss of the Brazilian football team Chapacoense.
The twenty six second video showcases two children playing soccer in football jersey’s to a standing ovation.
The social media post shared by CNN Sports, says, “Amid the tragedy, children play. Here, #Chapacoense’s junior mascot Indiozinho— “Little Indian” — does his best to lift the fans’ spirits.”
— CNN Sport (@cnnsport) December 1, 2016
The crash killed 71 people in total and six survived included three players from the Brazilian team.
Thousands have taken to the streets to provide their prayers and mourn the loss of their beloved team.
— The Bolivian Yank (@TheBolivianYank) November 30, 2016
Even standing outside of the the Brazilian football stadium to show respect for the loss lives.
This tweet visually demonstrates 130,000 people in the sports community unifying.
Even without a game to play, 130,000 Atlético Nacional fans pay tribute to Chapecoense inside & outside the stadium. pic.twitter.com/gGd0YbulNQ
— Football Vines (@FootballVines) December 2, 2016