Lorenzo Sanz, a former president of top football club Real Madrid, has died from coronavirus.

According to Spanish media, Sanz, 76, had been in intensive care.

Sanz, Real Madrid’s president from 1995 to 2000, had also suffered from renal disorder and diabetes.

Real Madrid conveyed condolences to his family and friends in a statement on their official website.

“Real Madrid C. F., the club president and Board of Directors all wish to express the deepest regret at the passing of Lorenzo Sanz, who was club president of Real Madrid from 1995 to 2000.

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