Eight years without Miki Roqué

This Wednesday, June 24, it is eight years since the death of the Betico player Miki Roqué, a native of Tremp (Lleida), happened on that day as today in 2012. The promising Catalan defense of Betis He lost his life at 23, after suffering a tumor in the pelvis with which he had been struggling for several months. Before serving in the club verdiblanco Miki Roqué passed through the ranks of the Liverpool, Oldham, Xerez and Cartagena.

Miki Roqué He had announced in May 2011 that he was leaving football to try to recover from a cancer that had been detected and from which he even had surgery, although a little more than a year later he died. He Betis keep in mind Miki Roqué and in every 26 minute of Benito Villamarín matches, coinciding with the number that the defender wore on his shirt, he is remembered in the stadium.

The verdiblanco club, through its social networks, recalled this Wednesday the figure of Miki Roqué. “Eight years without you. How much we miss you You are eternal, Miki ”, the green and white entity has written on his Twitter account to remember the player.