The journey was started by the charter flight on Monday afetrnoon in Sao Paulo, Brazil before heading for Columbia, it has stopped in Bolivia. The team was due to play the Copa Sudamericana finals in Medellin. Club staff, Footballers and journalists were carried by the British Aerospace 146 short-haul aircraft to the second largest city of Columbia for the match against Atletico Nacional. On Monday, because of the electrical failures, emergency has been declared at 10 pm local time by the plane. It crashed after about 15 minutes outside Medellin in a mountainous, wooded area. The efforts of rescue were hampered by fog, heavy rain and darkness.