The partner nº 1 of the Immortal Desportivo Clube, João da Cruz, fisherman born and raised in Albufeira, celebrated his 100th birthday yesterday.
“Today is a special day for our club! On this day, 100 years ago, Mr. João Cruz was born. We celebrate the 100th anniversary of a man who is an example of strength, humility and resistance for all our youth, an inspiration for everyone in these troubled times ”, the Algarve club said on its Facebook page.
The centenary of João Rodrigues da Cruz, a partner for 85 years, also coincides with the centenary of Immortal, the most important emblem of Albufeira, founded on June 24, 1920.