Luis Diaz He was reunited with his father, Luis Manuel, who was recently released after suffering a kidnapping on October 28, 2023 in Barrancas, Colombia. The end of the Liverpool returned to his country to compete in the double date of Qualifiers. After disembarking in Bogotá, she traveled to Barranquilla and Once at the hotel where the team is concentrated, he came face to face with his father.
“Welcome home Luchooo!” wrote the official account of the Colombian Federation on its social networks along with some photos of the intimate meeting. “This was Lucho’s exciting meeting with his father Mané Díaz and his family. We love you and we are more united than ever!”it was added.
The 26-year-old soccer player lived through days of despair and anguish after learning at the end of October that his parents had been kidnapped by the National Liberation Army (ELN). Although his mother Cilenis Marulanda was released a couple of hours later, Mané spent 12 days in the hands of the guerrilla, until finally, on November 8, his release was announced.
While this was happening in Colombia, on the European continent the world of football showed solidarity with the player with multiple demonstrations of support both from the Liverpoolas well as other equipment from the Premier League. In the middle, Diaz scored a goal with Liverpool and showed a t-shirt that asked for his father’s release.