BREAKING NEWS: Costa shot and killed in Brazil
Brazilian footballer Johnson Kendrick Costa aged 24 has been shot and killed after an attempted robbery went wrong.
Johnson Kendrick Costa was just 24 when he died after being shot in the face in Guaruja, a city within Sao Paulo, according to SunSports.
According to local police, he was assaulted by a motorcyclist passing by, who attempted to rob him.
As he fought back, Kendrick was inadvertently shot in the face. He was rushed to hospital, but his injuries were too severe and they were unable to revive him.
The police are still searching for the killer of Kendrick who was a forward, playing for Al-Gharafa in Qatar and was holidaying in his native Brazil.