The former Sampdoria and Sao Paulo striker, Cate. Suffered a tragic accident. He died after being involved a car accident on Tuesday (27/12).
According to the Federal Highway Police. Cate Is Dead when The 38-year-old man was driving on Highway ERS-122 in the city of Ipe, Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil, when he collided with a Scania truck around 10:00 local time.
The cause of the accident was still unclear, although heavy rains evenly in the city at that time. Truck driver escaped unhurt, while the former Brazilian footballer died at the scene.
Cate, whose full name is Marcos Antonio Lemos Tozze, enjoyed quite a successful football career when reinforce Sao Paulo, led by Tele Santana. He played in the era of Rogerio Ceni, Juninho Paulista and Denilson. best Career was when winning the Intercontinental Cup in 1992 when he contributed to a 1-0 win over Barcelona, who trained Dutch legend Johan Cruyff.
Cate also had a chance to taste a career playing in Serie A with Sampdoria during the 1998-99 season, scoring one goal in 15 appearances as when Il Blucerchiati were relegated to Serie B.