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Fans pay homage to their heroes

Published 1851 GMT (0251 HKT) December 3, 2016
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The grief is just too much for some as fans of the Chapecoense team pay tribute to the 71 victims who died in the Colombian plane crash. Buda Mendes/Getty Images South America
The emotions are only too raw for a club and its fans in mourning. Buda Mendes/Getty Images South America
Fans gathered in their thousands despite the poor weather conditions to pay their tributes at the Arena Conda stadium in Chapeco. Buda Mendes/Getty Images South America
Barcelona and Real Madrid players unite to observe a minute of silence to remember the victims of the Chapecoense football team before El Clasico. JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images
The official mascot of the Chapecoense team was among the mourners. Buda Mendes/Getty Images South America
FIFA president Gianni Infantino attends the funeral of the members of the Chapecoense team killed in a plane crash in Colombia. DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A solitary fan pays his lone tribute against the backdrop of the club's green and white colors. Buda Mendes/Getty Images South America/