A truly tragedy It was lived this weekend at the Training Center that Matías Almeyda has in Houston, Texas, United States, when a man entered the property and he killed his ex-wife, pregnant, and the woman’s boyfriend. The femicide committed suicide.
Almeyda is currently the head coach of the San Jose Earthquakes of the MLS (Major League Soccer), but he also has a training center.
In the parking lot of the property the attack occurred this Sunday morning and while playing a soccer game.
precisely, Dalia Garay, 35 years old and mother of four boys, and her boyfriend were watching how the children that the woman had with her ex-husband, Lucio Estrada Molina (42), played soccer, when the boys’ parents entered the property.
Galia’s boyfriend died on the spot, while she was pronounced dead in hospital. Molina, meanwhile, who fled after the attack, was found dead by the police in the vicinity of the place: had a head shot.
“I was on the bench watching the game. I heard the first shot and looked around to see what happened “Ángel Guerrero, a soccer player and witness to the tragedy, told Telemundo.
And he added: “I thought a car had crashed or a wheel had exploded, or something like that. the guy would pick up the gun and start shooting to the woman and to the man “.
As reported by local authorities, the tragedy occurred at the Matías Almeyda Training Center on Clow Road and Stubener Airline streets in Houston.
There were about 100 people on the premises and watching the game. When the shooting followed, everything turned into chaos. Even the players left the field of play to take refuge.
After the tragedy, from the social networks of the Matías Almeyda Training Center they expressed their condolences to the families of the victims and sent a message about sexist violence.
“Our hearts and prayers go out to the families involved in the tragedy that occurred Sunday morning. If you, or someone you know, may be suffering domestic abuse, please, feel free to ask for help“.