Funeral held for Portugal legend Eusebio

Jan 6, 2014 | Sports | 0 comments

After Eusebio’s death from a heart attack at age 71, his funeral was held in Portugual. Thousands of mourners and fans lined up on a street in Lisbon to applaud and pay tribute as the coffin was carried into Luz stadium.Born in Mozambique when it was still a Portuguese colony, Eusebio went on to play 64 times for Portugal, scoring 41 goals. Fifa President Sepp Blatter wrote on Twitter “Football has lost a legend.” Portugal has declared three days of mourning.

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