July 28, 2021

Neno’s funeral ceremonies are held on Sunday


Funeral services begin at Estádio D. Afonso Henriques.

The funeral ceremonies for Neno, who died this Thursday night, aged 59, will take place on Sunday, announced Vitória SC.

According to the club, in a statement, the wake will take place at Estádio D. Afonso Henriques, from 9:00 am, and access to the site will be allowed via the stadium’s main entrance, respecting the sanitary restrictions imposed due to the pandemic. “A maximum of 10 people will be allowed at the same time, appealing to respect the necessary rotation regime, without crossing entrances and exits, which will be properly signposted”, it reads.

The funeral march towards the Church of S. Francisco begins at 4:45 pm and Vitória” calls for this to be the moment of public homage by the society of Guimarães” to Neno. The route will be as follows: DAH Stadium – Avenida de Londres – Avenida Conde Margaride – Rua Paio Galvão – Toural – Rua Santo António – Avenida General Humberto Delgado – Rua Agostinho Barbosa – Praça da Mumadona – Avenida Alberto Sampaio – Largo República do Brasil – Church of St. Francis.

Mass is scheduled for 5:30 pm, with occupation limitations, following the body to the Monchique cemetery.