- One of the saddest evenings in my life

Past stars and legends sort of stand in queue to pay homage to Real Madrid's former president, the now deceased Lorenzo Sanz, who late Saturday night and went

- One of the saddest evenings in my life

Past stars and legends sort of stand in queue to pay homage to Real Madrid's former president, the now deceased Lorenzo Sanz, who late Saturday night and went

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
22 mart 2020 Sunday 06:01
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- One of the saddest evenings in my life

Past stars and legends sort of stand in queue to pay homage to Real Madrid's former president, the now deceased Lorenzo Sanz, who late Saturday night and went away after being infected with coronavirus.

See also: Former Real Madrid president death of corona

the 76-year-old Lorenzo Sanz was president of the Kongeklubben from 1995-2000, and here he made not the least impression on the Serbian striker Pedrag Mijatovic, which kicked off the Champions League trophy back to Madrid in 1998 and with his scoring to 1-0 in the final against Juventus.

- It is very hard and very sad that he must leave us this way without the opportunity to say goodbye. It is one of the of the saddest evenings in my life, he said to Marca.

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Lorenzo Sanz reached five years as president of Real Madrid. Photo: PACO SERINELLI/Ritzau Scanpix

Pedrag Mijatovic played in Real Madrid from 1996 to 1999 and was from 2006-2009 the sports director at the club.

But of all the big personalities in the club, it seems to be Lorenzo Sanz, who put the biggest tracks of the attacker.

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Pedrag Mijatovic was brought to Real Madrid by Lorenzo Sanz. Photo: Joe Klamar/Reuters

- I still can't understand it. I saw him as a father. I had so much love for him.

- He was a very important person in my life. We sent still each other messages, and ate together from time to time.

- In life, there are people who leave an imprint on you, and Lorenzo was one of them. He did everything for me. He signed with me, and we saw a lot of things together, says Mijatovic about the former president.

the News of the death was announced by Lorenzo Sanz' son, Fernando, as Mijatovic has been in constant contact with the past days.

He says that not even the family could be close to Lorenzo Sanz to lately because of smittefaren.

Real Madrid has also issued an official tribute by Lorenzo Sanz, where, among other things, notes that he was the man who secured the club its seventh Champions League trophy after 32 years of drought.

furthermore, It appears that the club will give him the recognition he deserves, as quickly as possible, in proportion to coronavirussen and its firm grip in the Spanish population.

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Updated: 22.03.2020 06:01
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