Breaking: Porto GoalKeeper, Iker Casillas suffers heart attack during Porto training

Former Real Madrid Goalkeeper and current FC Porto goalkeeper has been rushed to the hospital after he suffered a heart attack during club training. Porto FC reports.

Iker Casillas is a Spanish goalkeeper and has won several medals with Real Madrid. He won three Champions League titles, and La Liga five times, at Real Madrid.

According to the statement from Porto official website, monitored by My state News, the statement read: “Casillas suffered an acute myocardial infarction during Wednesday morning training session held at the Porto Gaia training centre in Olival.

“The work session was promptly interrupted to provide assistance to the Porto goalkeeper, who is currently at the Hospital CUF Porto. Casillas is well, stable and his heart problem [is] solved.”

His former club Real Madrid published a statement, sending their former keeper “all the courage of the world”.

“Real Madrid wants to transmit all their support to their beloved captain Casillas,” the statement read.

“Casillas has taught us throughout his professional career to overcome the most incredible challenges to enhance the glory of our club.

“It has taught us that giving up does not fit into our philosophy of life and has shown us countless times that being stronger the harder the challenge is, the way to achieve victory.

“Real Madrid wants to see their eternal captain recovered as soon as possible and send him all the courage of the world.”



Omotimehin Nelson is a Nigerian award-winning content writer. He derives passion for creative writing. Join me

%d bloggers like this: