Eusebio da Silva Ferreira's coffin being carried onto Lisbon football stadium
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Eusebio fans gather in Lisbon to view coffin at Luz stadium

Thousands of mourners have gathered in a Lisbon football stadium to view the coffin of football legend Eusebio, ahead of his funeral.

Portugal has declared three days of national mourning for the footballer, who died on Sunday from a heart attack, aged 71.

His casket was taken on a procession around Lisbon before being carried to the centre of Luz stadium - or Stadium of Light.

  • 06 Jan 2014
  • From the section Europe
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