"España and I have an indelible friendship. Anyone who sees him, even people who have not spoken to him or do not know him, may think: Who is he? God? That is him. What it means to us. Life goes on, we will remember a great friend and a great person, who dedicated three-quarters of his life to the Valencia Club. He has many friends, most importantly, No one said bad things about him."
"We have great trust, friendship and respect. He even signed me a check, so please imagine the trust between us. We are in contact every day, including Sunday. We are like brothers. "
"I am very sad about the death of Espanya. What can I say to him? Because of his charisma, his work, his passion for the Valencia club and his almost life in the club he loved , He is one of the most beloved people in Valencia. Personally, he helped me a lot during my time as a player in Valencia. I have always been happy in the dressing room. When the progress is not going well or the training is not happy, he will make you happy with jokes. He is very kind and hardworking in the dressing room. We miss him very much. I hope that everything he has done for the Valencia Club will be remembered. May he rest in peace, Knowing that everyone here will remember him."
"España is passionate about the Valencia club. He represents not only the past or present club, but also the future club. We all have a special affection for him; he is a likable person, It is also a symbol of the club, even if he has not been a player or coach. He is full of affection for the Valencia club and is very popular among the fans. He is a person I will always remember."
"It's sad because a great man has left us. Most importantly, he loves Valencia. We had a great time together; he is a member of our dressing room and he loves all of us very much. Except In addition to finishing the work, he will also actively participate in the locker room, and enjoy a lot of fun with the players, joking, laughing together. Our players are very grateful to him, before the start of the game, we will spend 5 to 10 with him Minutes of happy hour to reduce stress and be happy. It relaxes our body and mind and then walks onto the court. His death is a pity, and all Valencia fans will miss him very much."
"Anyone who is lucky enough to work with Bernardo will tell you that he is a laugh, funny person, someone who really needs in the dressing room. I dare say that there is no Valencia club in Espania, or no Valencia’s Espania is meaningless. For all of us, he is an indispensable person in the dressing room."
"On match days when the atmosphere of the game is relatively tense, he always provokes us, looks for fun in the tense match, and helps us go all out."
"He will never really die because he will continue to be a part of the Valencia Club throughout our lives and for generations to come. Within the club, his achievements have not been achieved by anyone else. I am at a loss. But I was also a little happy deep in my heart, seeing the feelings that people showed for him, especially the young people, all the feelings shown by people they are not familiar with.
"This is what he means. Although he is just a jersey administrator, of course, this is an important job, but the way people remember and love him expresses what he means to the Valencia Club. We are very happy. Laugh, but in the end, he was the happiest person to attend the speech. He enjoyed all this very much and we will tell him that we will keep going so that the event can continue."
"It's a shame that Espania is only 82 years old, and now he is gone. This is a very sad day. He has worked for Valencia for decades, and he has a great meaning to this club. He is kind by nature, so many years. With so many players here, not many people say he is bad; everyone thinks of him very highly. When the players come to the training ground, he always has a cordial greeting. He is always in a good mood, in the locker room Joking inside, creating a harmonious atmosphere. I remember everyone’s love for him. He has many friends: he is a kind person, an outstanding person."
"It is a sad day for the Valencia Club. We have lost a friend and a Valencian. We will always remember him and he will always be with us."
——Juan s á nchez
"No one said he was bad. He was a man who taught us a lot and helped us a lot. He made us happy, and because of his enthusiasm, he made us love the Valencia club even more. He Filling the dressing room with joy is very important to our success. He will always be in our hearts."
"His favorite time of the day is at Paterna Sports City. We used to joke and he always liked the atmosphere. He is an important part of the dressing room and when we arrive at the training ground, he will Welcome us. He really welcomes us. We like to joke and see that happy face. During my time at Valencia, he was a very important person in the club and he was unique."
Source: Valencia official website