Today, Monday, the Spanish football team, Malaga, mourned the coach of the Cuban team, “Atletico Potada Alta”, in the city of Malaga, the young Francisco Garcia, after he was infected with the Coruna virus.
The club, through its official account on the “Twitter” website, expressed its condolences to the family and friends of the young coach Garcia.
Desde el Club queremos trasladar al @AtlPortadaAlta nuestro más sentido pésame por la pérdida de uno de sus técnicos, Francisco García, así como mandar un cálido abrazo a sus familiares y amigos.
Entre todos debemos frenar al COVID ー 19.
– Málaga CF (@MalagaCF) March 16, 2020
The Spanish newspaper “Marca” confirmed that Garcia, 21, who worked as a coach for the Cubs team Atlético Potada Alta in the city of Malacca, died of corona.
She indicated that the Spanish coach was diagnosed with leukemia with symptoms of Corona, noting that he had not succeeded in resisting the virus.
She noted that Garcia is the seventh victim of the epidemic in the province of Andalusia, explaining that he is the youngest of the others who are in the seventies and eighties.
It is reported that the Spanish authorities decided earlier, to suspend all sports events and activities, in an attempt to protect players and reduce the spread of the virus.