Arsenio Lope

Official Announcement: Passing of Arsenio Lope


Real Madrid C. F., the club's President and Board of Directors are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Arsenio Lope, a basketball player who wore our shirt during the 1962-1963 season, when the team won the league.
Real Madrid would like to send their condolences and their warmth and affection to all his family and loved ones.
Arsenio Lope held a number of public positions. He was Mayor of Alcalá de Henares (1983-1987), Director General of Cultural Cooperation at the Ministry of Culture, Civil Governor of León, Government Delegate in Castilla y León and Government Delegate in the Community of Madrid.
Arsenio Lope died at the age of 77. Real Madrid would like to express their sympathy to the whole of madridismo.