Jose Antonio Reyes Biography – Jose Antonio Reyes Wiki
Jose Antonio Reyes born José Antonio Reyes Calderón, was a Spanish professional footballer.
He made his professional debut for Sevilla at only 16, signing for England’s Arsenal in January 2004 in a deal worth £17.5m. He returned to Spain after two years, going on to represent the two largest clubs in Madrid, initially on loan to Real Madrid in 2006, before joining Atletico Madrid permanently in 2007, and winning La Liga with the former. He also had a short loan spell in Portugal with Benfica, re-joining Sevilla in 2012 and remained there until 2016. Since then Reyes has played for Espanyol, Córdoba, Xinjiang Tianshan Leopard and, most recently, Extremadura. He was playing for Extremadura UD when he died in a car crash at the age of 35.
Jose Antonio Reyes Age
He was born on 1 September 1983 in Utrera, Spain. He died on 1 June 2019 in Utrera, Spain at the age of 35.
Jose Antonio Reyes Wife (Noelia Lopez)
Reyes was married to his wife Noelia Lopez. The couple got engaged in 2015 and married in 2017 in a ceremony in Reyes’ hometown, Utrera, a province of Sevilla. They had two daughters: Noelia and Triana.
Jose Antonio Reyes Children – Jose Antonio Reyes Family
Reyes had 3 children. He had two daughters: Noelia and Triana, with his wife Noelia Lopez. He also had a son, also named Jose Antonio Reyes, born in 2008 from a previous relationship with the Spanish model Ana Lopez.
Jose Antonio Reyes Death – Jose Antonio Reyes Car Accident
Reyes died in a car crash on 1 June 2019. He was 35. Reyes’ boyhood soccer team, Sevilla, announced his death on Saturday, June 1, 2019, writing, “We couldn’t be confirming worse news. Beloved Sevilla star Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a traffic collision. Rest in peace.”
We couldn’t be confirming worse news. Beloved Sevilla star José Antonio Reyes has died in a traffic collision. Rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/qeGl2nsi3c
— Sevilla FC (@SevillaFC_ENG) June 1, 2019
Arsenal wrote a statement on Twitter, “Everyone at Arsenal is devastated by the shocking news that our former player Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a traffic collision in Spain. Our thoughts are with all his family, friends and team-mates. ose, who was part of the Invincibles team, was a hugely popular figure at our club and will always hold a special place in our hearts. He represented the club on 110 occasions, scoring 23 times and made memorable contributions to our 49-game unbeaten run. Rest in peace, Jose.”
His former team-mate, Sergio Ramos tweeted: “Broken. Shattered. I have No words. All the affection to the family. We’ll always remember you, buddy! Brother DEP.”
Thierry Henry, who played with him at Arsenal tweeted: “I’m devastated to hear the sad news about José Antonio Reyes. Wonderful player, superb team mate and exceptional human being. I wish his family and friends continued strength and courage to get through this difficult time.”
I’m devastated to hear the sad news about José Antonio Reyes. Wonderful player, superb team mate and exceptional human being. I wish his family and friends continued strength and courage to get through this difficult time. #takenfartoosoon
— Thierry Henry (@ThierryHenry) June 1, 2019
Jose Antonio Reyes Net Worth
He had an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Jose Antonio Reyes Height
He stood at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.76 m).
Jose Antonio Reyes Arsenal Stats
He represented Arsenal on 110 occasions, scoring 23 times and made memorable contributions to the club’s 49-game unbeaten run.