The Oviedo reported this Saturday the death of Francesc Arnau (Las Plaas, Girona), current sports director of the Asturian club and former guard of the Barcelona and from Málaga. The news has taken everyone by surprise and the Oviedo He has mourned on his profiles on social networks for the death of his manager since 2019.
Arnau was 46 years old and before taking up his position as sports director at Oviedo, he did the same at Málaga. As a goalkeeper, he was a product of the Barça quarry and became part of the first team between 1998 and 20021. Then he signed for Málaga, a club where he stayed for ten seasons. In addition, it was international with the Selection sub21 with which he won the European in 1998, being the best player of the tournament.
“Our sports director, Francesc Arnau Grabalosa, has passed away. We deeply regret her loss and accompany her family through these difficult times. Rest in peace, “lamented Oviedo in a statement. As reported The Voice of Asturias, Arnau passed away suddenly during the early hours of Saturday.