FIFA 17 players can pay tribute to Chapecoense with Ultimate Team kit

The popular video game has made the gesture after tragedy struck the Brazilian club on Monday night

EA Sports has joined the outpouring of support for Chapecoense, with the FIFA 17's Ultimate Team paying tribute to the tragedy-stricken Brazilian club.

A plane carrying Chapecoense players and staff crashed in Colombia on Monday night while the team was en route to the Copa Sudamericana final, leaving an estimated 71 people dead and just six survivors.

71 dead in Chapecoense plane crash

In a nod to the club, EA Sports gave every Ultimate Team player the badge and kits of Chapecoense on Tuesday.

"Wear this kit and crest in support of the friends, family, and fans of Chapecoense," read a message to FIFA 17 players.