Can't believe Christian Benitez aka chucho has died had the pleasure to play with him he was a top bloke. My thoughts go out to his family
The thoughts of all at Birmingham City Football Club are with the friends and family of Chucho following this very sad news. #RIP
Sad news of the death of player “Chucho "Benitez my deepest condolences to his family and the people of Ecuador.
#rip christian benitez
What a horrible news !!RIP Christian Benitez
Very sad to hear about the news of Christian Benitez #RIP
Shocked to hear Christian Benitez has passed away. #RIP
Tragic news about Christian Benitez, terrible to see a player pass away at such a young age & at the peak of his career! #RIP
Monaco's Radamel Falcao tweeted in Spanish, below: "Terribly sad news about Christian Benitez. My thoughts are with his family and the people of Ecuador."
Triste noticia la muerte dl futbolista Christian Benítez.Mucha fuerza a sus familiares y a todo el pueblo Ecuatoriano.Te extrañaremos Chucho
Compatriot Antonio Valencia tweeted in Spanish, below: "Please someone tell me this isn't true."
Hermano por favor alguien que lo diga que no por favor http://t.co/1Qj3SiyXNq
Can't believe the news I've just heard about my former team mate chucho (Christian Benitez) such sad news. R.I.P
RIP Christian Benitez, sad to hear the terrible news.
If we ever needed a reminder how short life is its now... R.I.P Christian Benitez ?
RIP Christian Benitez? my thoughts & prayers goes out to his family & friends?
News of Chucho Benitez's death shook everyone. My sympathies to his family and all of Ecuador.
Just heard the sad news about Christian Benitez ... my thoughts and prayers are with his family