The legendary goalkeeper of the French team Fabien Barthez did not get to finish the race «24 hours of Le Mans», the official website of the competition.
The car went off track due to technical problems.
At the end of the football career, Fabien Barthez started racing. It is part of the team Panis-Barthez Compétition, which stands in the LMP2 category.
Fabien Barthez was the goalkeeper, «Toulouse», «Marseille», «Monaco», «Manchester United» and «Nantes». It’s a two — time French champion, Champions League winner 1993, two-time champion of England, winner of the Lev Yashin 1998.
Between 1994 and 2006 Fabien Barthez defended the gates of the French team. World champion 1998 European champion 2000.