Colombian footballer Alejandro Penaranda, who played for second division Deportivo Tulua, has been killed in a gun attack in the early hours of Friday morning in which teammate Heissen Izquierdo was injured.
In a statement, Deportivo Tulua confirmed the death of the 24-year-old forward in a "violent act."
Police said the two players were among a group of people fired at in a "crime of passion" in the city of Cali.
"The incident took place at 12:40 a.m. local time on Friday morning. There was a party...