It is another sad week for the football fraternity as Liverpool first choice goalkeeper Allison Becker’s father has been confirmed dead. The shotstopper’s father, Jose Becker drowned at adam in his property near the town of Rincao do Inferno, Brazil where he was swimming.
The 57-year old was reported missing on Wednesday evening with The Fire Department of Cacapava do Sul sending out officers to conduct a search. Unfortunately, the body was found at midnight with the police confirming that they did not suspect any foul play.
“It is with great sadness that we received the news of Jose Agostinho Becker’s death, the father of our ex-goalkeepers Alisson and Muriel,” tweeted his former club Internacional.
Few days ago, Liverpool coach lost his mother but would not be allowed to join his family due to Covid-19 travel restrictions in Germany for travellers from England, it remains to be seen whether Allison will be accorded.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Alison Becker and family on the passing of his father