Nacho Azofra, admitted for pneumonia in a hospital

Nacho Azofra, watching a basketball game. /Archive
Nacho Azofra, watching a basketball game. / Archive

The player who was a student and the Spanish team has not yet been tested to see if he is positive for coronavirus


The former Student player Nacho Azofra, 50, is admitted to the Gregorio Marañón hospital in Madrid due to a pneumonia.

Still the test has not been carried out to know if it is positive for covid-19 and according to sources close to the player it seems that he is without great inconvenience, although worried.

Azofra was the base of the collegiate team in two stages, from 1989 to 1993 and from 1995 to 2006. In 1992 he won the second Copa del Rey for the Madrid entity and in 2000 the third.

The player from Madrid is the ACB quarter in games played (only behind Felipe Reyes, Rafael Jofresa and Nacho Rodríguez) with 705 and the second in assists (2221), behind Pablo Laso (2879), the current coach of Real Madrid. With the Spanish team he played 39 games.


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