Paraguayan Striker of the Mexican Club America and the National Soccer Team of Paraguay, Salvador Cabanas is one of the greatest exports of South America, and is now seriously injured. What happened to him? Keep reading to know more about Salvador Cabanas’ life, career, accident and so much more, plus check the photos and video below.
Salvador Cabanas, his wife and bother in-law were at a popular night Club in Mexico called “Bar Bar” at around 5:00 AM. When Salvador headed to the bathroom he was intercepted by three people, who allegedly shot him in the head and then left. Sources where saying the player was the victim of a robbery, but police reported that nothing was stolen.
"No indication of organized crime," said Miguel Angel Mancera Mexico City Attorney General.
Security cameras at the bar caught the images of the three suspects, and employees identified one of them, his name is Jose J. Balderas Garza – known also as "El JJ" or "El Modelo." and Eduardo García Alanís, also known as “El Paco”. Balderas is an alleged business guy, whose former girlfriend allegedly was Silvia Irabien who is also known as “La Chiva” from the popular t.v show in Mexico “Big Brother”.
Mexican authorities are in the search for Jose Balderas Garza and his accomplices who allegedly shot the striker over an incident with a female Cuban dancer at the Bar- Bar, she was later identified as Diana Hernandez Diaz, who told authorizes they were sitting at a table next to the one Salvador, his wife and friends were at, when one (At Salvador’s table) of them allegedly tried to take a picture with his cell phone and Jose Balderas got furious. An employee of the bar was inside the bathroom when the Paraguayan got shot, he is being investigated, due to the fact that he washed with bleach the blood stains left in the bathroom floor. The bar remains closed and with constant police security.
Salvador was conscious by the time he got to the Angeles hospital in Mexico City, and even told doctors to tell his wife not to worry.
The bullets are still in Salvador’s brain because of its location, but his condition is stable, although is not out of danger.
Take a look at the Videos below.
Salvador Cabanas Video.
Salvador’s Alleged Suspects Video.