The 32-year-old Spanish is in his native Asturias with his family. He was able to arrive to live the last moments with his mother, Marta García.
Sad news shakes the world of football today. This morning Marta García, mother of Manchester United player Juan Mata, passed away. The Asturian international with the Spanish National Team has lived the last moments of his life with her, as the club had granted him permission. Marta had been battling a severe illness for years.
From Afición Deportiva we join the condolences that the world of football is showing, and we send all the strength in the world to Juan Mata and his family. D.E.P.
Author: Pablo Triguero