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Youth players killed in fire at Brazil soccer club facility

A destroyed area of the Flamengo soccer club's training center is pictured after a deadly fire, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil February 8, 2019. Ten boys aged between 14 and 16 who were killed on Friday morning when a fire that started in an air conditioning unit ripped through the makeshift dormitory at Flamengo's training ground on the edge of Rio de Janeiro. Three others were injured, one of them seriously.

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A destroyed area of the Flamengo soccer club's training center is pictured after a deadly fire, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil February 8, 2019. Ten boys aged between 14 and 16 who were killed on Friday morning when a fire that started in an air...more

A destroyed area of the Flamengo soccer club's training center is pictured after a deadly fire, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil February 8, 2019. Ten boys aged between 14 and 16 who were killed on Friday morning when a fire that started in an air conditioning unit ripped through the makeshift dormitory at Flamengo's training ground on the edge of Rio de Janeiro. Three others were injured, one of them seriously. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Aerial photo shows damage to Flamengo soccer club's training center, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Aerial photo shows damage to Flamengo soccer club's training center, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Aerial photo shows damage to Flamengo soccer club's training center, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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Fans mourn victims in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Fans mourn victims in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Fans mourn victims in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A destroyed Flamengo flag flutters at the club's training center, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A destroyed Flamengo flag flutters at the club's training center, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A destroyed Flamengo flag flutters at the club's training center, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, attend his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, attend his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, attend his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Aerial photo shows people and media outside of the Flamengo soccer club's training center after a deadly fire, in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Aerial photo shows people and media outside of the Flamengo soccer club's training center after a deadly fire, in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Aerial photo shows people and media outside of the Flamengo soccer club's training center after a deadly fire, in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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An aerial photo shows people walking near the scene after a deadly fire at the training center of the Flamengo football club, in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

An aerial photo shows people walking near the scene after a deadly fire at the training center of the Flamengo football club, in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

An aerial photo shows people walking near the scene after a deadly fire at the training center of the Flamengo football club, in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Andrea Candido, mother of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, reacts during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Andrea Candido, mother of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, reacts during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Andrea Candido, mother of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, reacts during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, walk during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, walk during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, walk during his burial in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Relatives and friends of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas attend his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas attend his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas attend his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Fans with flares walk outside Maracana Stadium to honor the fire victims in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Fans with flares walk outside Maracana Stadium to honor the fire victims in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Fans with flares walk outside Maracana Stadium to honor the fire victims in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A friend of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas reacts during his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A friend of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas reacts during his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A friend of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas reacts during his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Cristiano Esmerio, father of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, reacts during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Cristiano Esmerio, father of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, reacts during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Cristiano Esmerio, father of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, reacts during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Flamengo's soccer players pray at the club's training center, after part of it burned down, in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. Alexandre Vidal/Flamengo Soccer Club/Handout via REUTERS

Flamengo's soccer players pray at the club's training center, after part of it burned down, in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. Alexandre Vidal/Flamengo Soccer Club/Handout via REUTERS

Flamengo's soccer players pray at the club's training center, after part of it burned down, in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. Alexandre Vidal/Flamengo Soccer Club/Handout via REUTERS
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Relatives and friends of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas attend his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas attend his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Relatives and friends of soccer player Vinicius de Barros Silva Freitas attend his burial in Volta Redonda, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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A Flamengo soccer fan reacts in front of the club's training center in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A Flamengo soccer fan reacts in front of the club's training center in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A Flamengo soccer fan reacts in front of the club's training center in Rio de Janeiro, February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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People wait for information in front of the Flamengo training center in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

People wait for information in front of the Flamengo training center in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

People wait for information in front of the Flamengo training center in Rio de Janeiro, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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