Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson will miss his father’s funeral, with the Brazil worldwide unable to journey residence on account of coronavirus guidelines.
Jose Becker, 57, handed away on Wednesday in a swimming accident. He was discovered lifeless after tragically drowning in a lake close to his vacation residence in southern Brazil.
Alisson’s brother, Fluminense goalkeeper Muriel, has reportedly already travelled to his dad and mom’ residence.
The Liverpool star is alleged to have been ‘attempting ‘desperately’ to discover a approach to be a part of them, however COVID-19 journey restrictions and the actual fact his spouse Natalia is closely pregnant, means he has been compelled to remain within the UK.
Jose Becker was reported lacking at round 5pm native time on Wednesday after leaping into the dam on his property, close to the city of Rincao do Inferno.
Police and the hearth division had been known as to the scene and Mr Becker’s physique was discovered late within the night.
Native authorities have confirmed the loss of life just isn’t being handled as suspicious, and no foul play is suspected.
Alisson’s older brother Muriel travelled residence and arrived on Thursday, and it’s mentioned the Liverpool goalkeeper was determined to affix them.
However COVID guidelines made it not possible. Brazil is a ‘red-listed’ nation with journey banned by the UK Authorities, which suggests he would have been compelled to spend ten days in a quarantine resort upon his return to the UK.
This newest information comes after Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp was additionally unable to journey residence to Germany for the funeral of his late mom, Elisabeth, who died in January on account of COVID-19.
It’s claimed Jose Becker solely arrived at his household’s vacation residence on Wednesday morning, and his tragic accident occured after he advised ranch employees he was going fishing.
It’s unclear whether or not he entered the water to swim or fell within the lake by accident.
Social media was awash with messages of condolence in the direction of the Brazil No.1 and his household, with Liverpool main the best way with a put up of ‘You’ll By no means Stroll Alone’.
Merseyside rivals Everton and former Reds participant Raheem Sterling additionally despatched messages of help, with Alisson later posting a message of thanks.
“I want to thank everybody for the messages and tributes yo my beloved father,” wrote the goalkeeper.
“Our household feels cherished by everybody! God bless every one’s life!”
Golf equipment in Brazil had confirmed the information of Mr Becker’s loss of life on Thursday, with Fluminense wishing the Becker household energy, whereas Sao Paulo and Internacional additionally posted messages of help to the goalkeepers.
“The Fluminense Soccer Membership deeply regrets the loss of life of Jose Agostinho Becker, father of goalkeepers Muriel and Alisson,” posted Fluminense on Twitter.
“We want all family and friends all of the energy.”
Internacional, the place each Alisson and Muriel started their skilled careers, tweeted: “It’s with nice unhappiness that we obtained the information of the loss of life of José Agostinho Becker, father of our former goalkeepers Alisson and Muriel.
“Clube do Povo needs energy to household and mates on this second of a lot ache.”