PETR CECH has led tributes to his late Czech Republic team-mate Josef Sural, who died in a bus crash.
The 28-year-old was travelling with Alanyaspor team-mates in Turkey when a VIP mini bus crashed final night time.
Striker Sural later died in hospital of his accidents.
The daddy of two was a team-mate of Cech at Euro 2016 and picked up 20 caps for the Czech Republic over a six-year interval.
Cech posted on his Instagram: “Very unhappy information from this morning. RIP Josef Sural.”
The Czech FA tweeted: “The Soccer Affiliation of the Czech Republic has accepted with nice grief the information that the consultant striker Josef Sural died tragically in Turkey.
“We’ll always remember you, Pepo!”
Ex-Spurs defender Steven Caulker and former Newcastle ace Papiss Cisse had been additionally injured within the catastrophe.
FATHER OF TWO
The striker had fractures in his head and in some elements of his physique, and was taken to intensive care.
Tragically he was pronounced useless after medical doctors handled his accidents.
Membership chairman Hasan Cavusoglu claimed the motive force had fallen asleep behind the wheel.
He mentioned: “In keeping with info I acquired from our police chief, regardless of there being two drivers on the automobile, they had been each asleep.
“The crash occurred on account of them each being asleep.”
A Turkish information company claims the motive force has been detained, in keeping with Reuters.
The 370-mile journey from Kadir Has Stadium in Kayseri takes round seven hours by highway to Alanya.
Czech worldwide Sural performed 20 occasions for his nation, together with all three of their group video games at Euro 2016 the place they completed backside of their group with a single level.