NEWS | 03/03/2017He played for Real Madrid between 1956 and 1959 and won three European Cups, two LaLiga titles and the Latin Cup.
Kopa was born in Noeux-Les-Mines (France) on the 13th October 1931, and played 103 games at Real Madrid, scoring 30 goals. The Frenchman was technically gifted, had great dribbling capability and was lethal in attack. He won the Ballon d'Or in 1958 for his achievements with Real Madrid, and was always amongst the final three in the first four editions of the award. Real Madrid sends its deepest condolences to his family and are deeply saddened by his passing.