Mauricio Hanuch He passed away Tuesday at age 43 after fighting stomach cancer. The former striker of Platense, Independent and Students from La PlataAmong other clubs, he had had a relapse in April, but on May 6 he had left intensive care.

At that time, his sister Yanina he had specified his condition. “His condition is critical, he is very skinny, he hasn’t eaten for a month. He had a very strong stomach cancer, he was doing chemo and he broke down. There we found out that his liver did not work and they told us that it did not work the kidney “, he had said in an interview with” Bells of Hell “.

Precisely, his sister had donated a kidney to him at the end of 2009 after they detected that he suffered from kidney failure.

Platense confirmed the news. “Until always Mauricio Hanuch, you left us your gambetas, your fresh laughter, your manhood of good and your permanent joy. You will be forever in the squid hearts and we will never forget you. Until always, dear Turquito rests in peace, “the club published.

The “Turk” began his football career in Platense and then went through Deportivo Morón, Independiente, Sporting Lisboa (Portugal), Students, Santa Clara (Portugal), Badajoz (Spain), Olimpo, Workshops, Defensores de Belgrano, Rio Branco (Brazil), Nueva Chicago, Dinamo Tirana (Albania) and closed his career, again, in Platense.