Former Arsenal forward Jose Antonio Reyes dies in a car crash at 35

Former Arsenal forward Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a car crash at the age of 35.

The Spaniard, who won the Premier League and FA Cup during his time with Arsenal, died in a traffic collision.

The news was confirmed by his former club Sevilla.

Reyes joined Arsenal from Sevilla in January 2004 for a fee of £10.5m.
After making 110 appearances, scoring 23 goals, he had a loan spell with Real Madrid and then spent spells with Atletico Madrid, Benfica and Sevilla again.

He was most recently playing for Spanish club Extremadura having signed for the club in January

Reyes won the Europa League five times during his playing career – amongst 20 major honours to his name.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.