Brazilian soccer player Renan Victor da Silva could be sent to jail.
Centre-back”PalmeirasRenan Victor da Silva, at the age of 20, actually put an end to his football career.
A talented football player got behind the wheel while intoxicated and provoked a fatal car accident. The incident took place in Bragança Paulista, Sao Paulo. Renan drove into the oncoming lane and rammed a 38-year-old motorcyclist who died on the spot from his injuries. It is noted that the drunk player did not have a driver’s license with him.
According to MarcaPalmeiras, who are the current winners of the Copa Libertadores, terminated Renan’s contract after this incident.
Renan Victor da Silva was one of Palmeiras’ main talents. He won the U-17 World Championship in 2019. Now the footballer faces a serious punishment – up to 10 years behind bars. The young football player is awaiting trial at large, having paid the victim’s widow $46,000.
It is worth noting that last year Dynamo Kyiv showed interest in the young player of Palmeiras. The management of the Brazilian club then estimated Renan at 8-10 million euros.