Surprise and regret in the sport of the Villa de La Orotava due to the death of Mateo Hernandez. The young 18-year-old goalkeeper from the Dimurol Salesianos Tenerife futsal club died suddenly on Tuesday.
Mateo, team member Junior Honor Division With whom he was proclaimed regional champion last May, he also served as coach at the Orotavian club. The Salesianos Dimurol reported at noon on Tuesday that it was suspending all its activities until Thursday as a sign of mourning.
The signs of pain have been happening over the hours, starting with the Department of Sports of the City of La Orotava and continuing through the Tenerife and Las Palmas football federations, in addition to entities from all over the Canary Islands.
Member of the Canary Under 19 men’s team, has been preparing for weeks the next Spanish Championship with the islands team. Mateo Miguel Hernández Pacheco was considered a firm promise of Canarian futsal. And it is that not only was he part of the current Under 19 team, but he had defended the colors of the archipelago as a member of other teams of regional teams in lower categories.