Former Arsenal Player Jose Antonio Reyes Dies In A Traffic Accident, Age 35




#goosebumps! The world of football, particularly Spanish league is today mourning the demise of Jose Antonio Reyes who died in a traffic accident in the city of Seville. He was age 35.

The former Sevilla, Arsenal, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid striker had died alongside his cousins Jonathan Reyes and Juan Manuel Calderon. 

Reyes attended the Sevilla academy to become the Andalusian club’s youngest ever player in the Spanish league before embarking on a career that saw him travel around the world and also feature for Spain.

Most recently, he was signed by Extremadura towards the end of the 2018/19 season.

He was known to be very skillful in his football matches, and will be missed by many.

“This is the worst news,”

“Our beloved academy graduate Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a traffic accident.

“Rest in peace.” a Sevilla statement said on Saturday afternoon.