Ben Barek celebrates his 85th birthday with the Malaguista Family

The Club adviser received great affection from the first team players and employees on his birthday. The celebrations took place on the pitch at La Rosaleda before this afternoon’s training session.


02/02/2022 19:44

The Malaguista Family celebrated Abdallah Ben Barek, Club adviser, on his 85th birthday this Wednesday 2nd February 2022.

It was a surprise for Ben Barek as he received a guard of honour from the players, coaching team and medics as well as Club employees. He was then presented with a shirt bearing the number ‘85’ by José María Muñoz, judicial administrator; Francisco Martín Aguilar, Protocol and Institutional Relations Adviser; Manolo Gaspar, sporting director; and first team coach, Natxo González.

The moment was immortalised with a Malaguista Family photo of everyone on the pitch at La Rosaleda.

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