Fallece Francisco Mendoza

Official announcement: passing of Francisco Mendoza


Real Madrid C. F., its president and Board of Directors are deeply saddened by the passing of Francisco Mendoza Taboada, former president of R.C. Recreativo de Huelva between the years of 2001 and 2010, at 71 years of age. 
Real Madrid extends its condolences to his family and friends, his club and all the Recreativo fans.

During his presidency, the Dean of Spanish football enjoyed one of the finest spells in its history. The club were promoted to the Primera División on two occasions and reached a Copa del Rey final. During his mandate, R. C. Recreativo de Huelva also inaugurated their Nuevo Colombino Stadium and a new training facility.