Mino Raiola a super football agent has died at the age of 54. He was the agent of top players like Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Erling Haaland etc.
He has passed away aged 54 following an illness. The super agent was the agent of super stars like Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Erling Haaland, Matthijs de Ligt, Gianluigi Donnarumma, Marco Verratti amongst others.
The news of his demise was first announced by reporters in Italy on Thursday. Gladly, they turned out to be false after further investigation. Today, his death has been confirmed by veteran Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano.
It’s believed he was battling a lung disease.
Raiola was involved in a number of top transfers. One of the biggest was Paul Pogba’s return to Manchester United in 2016
The Italian is the most famous football agent in the world and his involvement in big transfers means he is also one of the wealthiest agent with a reported £68million as reported by Forbes.
His death still comes as a shock as his medical checks did not see his condition as life threatening. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones. Rest on!!!