The son of former Brazil captain Cafu has died after suffering a heart attack.
Reports in Brazil state Cafu’s eldest son, Danilo Feliciano de Moraes, fell while playing soccer with friends on Wednesday.
He was allegedly brought to the Albert Einstein Hospital of the city where he died.
A variety of clubs have tweeted their condolences to Cafu, such as his side Sao Paulo.
“Sao Paulo Futebol Clube deeply regrets the passing of Danilo, son of Cafu,” read a club statement.
“The club sympathises and desires the tricolor idol, family and friends a great deal of strength”
AC Milan also tweeted its support”Our @officialcafu gets dropped his son, Danilo. It’s with a sad heart we offer our deepest condolences to his family at the saddest of times”
Cafu is the most capped Brazilian in history, with 142 appearances the Selecao above a 16-year international career.
The former right-back was leader of the side that succeeded in the 2002 championship in Japan and South Korea and won the World Cup twice through his career.
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