The president of the Bolivian Football Federation, Cesar Salinas, has died from COVID-19 complications.
This is according to the Bolivian sport Federation as Salinas was taking to the intensive care unit after been diagnosed with COVID-19.
It was also reported that his wife tested positive to COVID-19.
Furthermore, the federation in a statement confirmed his death, saying he dedicated and committed to national and international football.
“With immense sadness, the Bolivian Football Federation regrets to announce the untimely death of our president.
“Salina’s contribution to Bolivian football will be remembered, as will his undoubted human qualities as a father, husband, and friend,” the statement read.
president of Bolivia, Jeanine Anez, also mourning his death wrote on Twitter page expressed condolences to his family and friends.
“My condolences to the family and friends of Cesar Salinas, president of the Bolivian Football Federation.
“They have all my support in these hard times,” his tweet read.