Soccer, Sports

Terminally Ill Dutch Soccer Fan Gets Honored In Emotional Ceremony Just Days Before Death

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This is Rooie Marck, a supporter of Dutch soccer team Feyenoord who was diagnosed with terminal cancer. There’s a remarkable video going around of Marck’s fellow Feyenoord fans honoring Rooie with flares and a giant banner while he stands on the field watching. It’s incredibly emotional, especially considering the fact that Marck wound up dying just three days later.

The video:

The crowd reveals the banner:

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Marck meets members of his beloved team:

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He embraces the crowd as they sing to him:

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Unbelievable stuff.

[Buzzfeed]