Moussa Dembele sparked panic amongst Atletico Madrid gamers and employees after collapsing throughout coaching on Tuesday.
The Frenchman, who’s fortunately now OK, appeared to lose consciousness whereas stretching his hamstrings and fell immobile on the pitch in distressing footage caught on digicam.
Gamers rushed over to help the 24-year-old, as did medical employees, who spent a number of moments attempting to carry him again spherical, whereas different teammates ran to name for additional assist.
Dembele regained consciousness after being turned on his aspect and was in a position to depart the pitch unassisted, whereas the previous Celtic man was additionally filmed driving away from coaching on his personal after the incident.
In accordance with reviews, the striker has since undergone medical checks, which put his sudden fainting right down to low blood strain.
There’s reportedly no trigger for any critical concern concerning the Lyon loanee’s well being.
The incident will little question spark fearful recollections of when Fabrice Muamba collapsed on the pitch throughout a conflict between Bolton and Tottenham simply over 9 years in the past.
The sport was rolling like another when all of a sudden Muamba dropped to the turf, and it didn’t take lengthy for his teammates and opponents to grasp it was one thing extra critical than a regular damage.
Remarkably, Muamba made a full restoration. He was given two shocks on the pitch, one within the tunnel and 12 within the ambulance on the way in which to hospital, the place he stayed for a month.