PANAMA: A 33 years old football player of Panama Amilcar Henriquez was shooting dead on Saturday; a gunman got out of the car and opened fire at him.
He was taken to the hospital immediately but died in the way due to deep wounds.
“We strongly condemn the assassination of Amilcar Henriquez,” President Juan Carlos Varela tweeted.
Henriquez was playing at United Arab League club, played his last match against Chorrillo in Panama Football League on Wednesday.
This type of killings was reported earlier in Panama in 2011; Plaza Amador was shot and killed in front of his house Javier de la Rosa was killed outside the Stadium, Amilcar was a very experienced player in his team.
Several ex-players were jailed for felony charges too.