Fernando Madureira said this Friday morning that the president of Pinto da Costa FC Porto is deeply saddened by the deaths of Reinaldo Teles, the administrator of Porto SAD, a victim of covid-19.
“The president is very shaken, as if he has lost a brother,” said Fernando Madureira, revealing the state of mind of Pinto da Costa, president of SAD Porto, Pinto da Costa, after the death of Reinaldo Teles, a “loyal squire”.
“It’s a difficult day for us, but we need to continue and honor Uncle Reinaldo’s memory,” said Fernando Madureira, the cheerleader representative of “SuperDragões” at Reinaldo Teles ’funeral on Friday morning.
The president of FC Porto, along with the technical team of the football team, and the captain of the white-and-blue team, Pepe, will be waiting for the ballot box at the Estádio do Dragão to pay their last respects to Reinaldo Teles.
Sérgio Conceição, accompanied by Pinto da Costa, placed the crown in the car that took the body of Reinaldo Teles to the Estádio do Dragão.
“It’s a sad day, a friend died. The memory that remains is of a great athlete and a good person,” said Pedro Proença, president of the Club League, one of the characters present at Reinaldo Teles’ funeral. About 200 people at Bonfim Church, Invictan, at 11 a.m. Friday.
Jaime Magalhães, former footballer, Antero Henriques, former sporting director of FC Porto, Alexandre Pinto da Costa, Fernando Gomes, president of the Portuguese Football Federation were in “Chefinho’s funeral”.
After the Mass at Bonfim Church, the body was taken to the Estádio do Dragão, where about 100 people were waiting for the arrival of the urn to pay their last respects in Dragão.
A memorial was erected next to the FC Porto museum, where “SuperDragões” awaits the urra.
Reinaldo Teles’ body will go to the Prado do Repouso cemetery.