The former Barcelona and Spain manager Luis Enrique said that his daughter Xana’s has died, saying she had fought osteosarcoma – or bone cancer – for “five penetrating months”.
Xana (nine-year-old), daughter of former Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has died after battling cancer.
He wrote on Twitter: “We will miss you lots but we will remember you every day of our lives, with the hope that in the future we’ll meet each other again. You’ll be the star that guides our family”.
“Rest dear Xana.”
Luis Enrique, who quit as Spain’s manager in June, recognized those who had sent fine wishes over last months for their understanding.
Enrique also thanked the medical staff who treated his daughter for their dedication and services.
it’s worth noting that Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez was among those to pay tribute to Xana, writing on tweet: “There are no words that can go along with this pain“.