COLOMBIA PLANE CRASH
Sports stars pay tribute to Colombia plane crash victims
Following the tragic crash involving top-flight Brazilian side Chapecoense, people from the world of sport sent their messages. Spain v Colombia
The flight made a stop at Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, en route and then on approach to Medellin reported an emergency and were given priority to land before contact was lost.
Messages flood in
Stars from the world of sport and beyond were quick to take to social media to send their thoughts to those involved and, as the tragic news of the number of deaths came in, their condolenses. 76 of the 81 on board have been confirmed dead.
God bless all those in this terrible accident
I'm upset with the aircraft accident of Chapecoense in Medillin. My thoughts to all the families affected.
Bleak news coming from Colombia. God listen to the prayers and protects all that he can. #Chapecoense be strong
Tenerife sends its condolences to Chapecoense who were involved in the plane accident