Jackson Follmann lost a leg when the plane he and his teammates were in crashed. Now the 24-year-old goalkeeper is embarking on a new journey with a prosthetic leg. It's a big step, even if he won't play soccer again.
Alan Ruschel, one of three Chapecoense players to survive the plane crash which killed 71 people last year, will make his comeback in a glamour friendly against Barcelona. He had back surgery following the disaster.
Chapecoense are not one of Brazil's better-known teams. However, they had enjoyed much success in recent years and were on their way to the biggest match in the club's history when their plane crashed in Colombia.
The Brazilian football club Chapecoense has played its first match since a plane crash killed most of its players. The game was preceded by an emotional trophy presentation.
Some 100,000 people have attended a funeral for members of the Chapecoense football team killed in a plane crash on Monday. The disaster has cast a pall over the entire football world.
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