Posted July 20, 2012

Former U.S. soccer star Claudio Reyna’s son Jack loses his battle with cancer

Jack Reyna, the 13-year-old son of longtime former U.S. national team midfielder Claudio Reyna, died on Thursday after a long battle with cancer. Jack Reyna had been diagnosed with a brain tumor three years ago.

From the Glasgow Rangers official Twitter feed:

Reyna also issued a statement through his foundation’s Twitter feed:

Reyna had 111 caps with the U.S. national team and played in three World Cups, captaining the squad in 2002 and 2006. He and his wife, Danielle, have one other child, son Giovanni.