Fans of Corinthians will have chance to offer eternal support
The Brazilian football club Corinthians have revealed they are building a cemetery where fans will have a chance to spend eternity buried next to their favourite players.
The Corinthians Forever Cemetery – marketed by the club under the slogan: “For those who are fans from the beginning to the end” – is under construction on the outskirts of São Paulo and will be able to house 70,000 burial places when completed.
The development is divided into three different areas to allow for different price ranges.
The most expensive area will be towards the middle of the cemetery, where a replica of a football stadium is being erected and spaces are being saved on the pitch for some of the stars of the Corinthians football team to be buried – when the time comes.
Supporters will be given the opportunity to be buried close to their favourite star, with prices ranging from around £350 to more than £2,000.
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