By Adam Shergold for MailOnline
Published: 14:46 BST, 16 September 2020 | Updated: 14:59 BST, 16 September 2020
Juan Mata's family has been forced to close their tapas restaurant in Manchester after racking up hundreds of thousands of pounds in debt.
The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the hospitality sector means Tapeo and Wine will be closing its doors just four years after Manchester United's Spanish midfielder opened it.
Despite positive reviews online, accounts filed to Companies House earlier this year showed it had total debts of £772,086 for 2018, up from £593,548 in 2017.
A Manchester tapas restaurant invested in by United star Juan Mata has closed
Mata pictured at Tapeo and Wine on Deansgate in Manchester, which was run by his father
And the enforced closure of the Deansgate restaurant during the coronavirus crisis appears to have finished the