Lorenzo Sanz, Former Real Madrid President, Dies at 76

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Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz died Saturday from COVID-19, his family said. He was 76. Sanz was president of Real Madrid from 1995 until 2000 and led the club to two European titles, a Spanish league title, and a Spanish Super Cup title. In 1998 under Sanz, Real Madrid ended a 32-year drought in Europe by winning its seventh European trophy. He is the most prominent figure in Spain to have fallen from the Coronavirus.