November 12, 2018 – 12:10 a.m.
Writing of El País
Juan Sebastián Quintero, Deportivo Cali defender, attempted his life this Sunday evening, by alleged fans who shot him while traveling in his vehicle in the Alfaguara district.
The news was confirmed to El País by the player's father, Diego Quintero, who said that his son was rescued by a miracle.
"We had dinner and when I was waiting for it, I received a call from a friend who informed me of what was happening." The car was taken at a time when Juan was with his younger brother, La Sijín became aware of the situation and after checking for Juan's car, they told him he miraculously saved, football can not reach these extremes, "said the father of Valle del Cauca's central defenders.
Quintero has been the owner of Deportivo Cali in the last league game and has had a positive achievement.
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However, the team did not qualify for the second round, which worsened the spirits of a sector of the more radical fans of the green and white.
El País learned that two other players, Nicolás Benedetti and Jeison Angulo, are threatened.