Another football player died on the field. The 21-year-old could have been rescued, according to relatives, if the ambulance had not been 20 minutes late. The tragedy took place after only 5 minutes of play, and the doctors intervened urgently.
He died for days. The ambulance arrived on the field too late
More and more tragedies have been shaking the football world lately. This time the sad news comes from Greece. Alexandros Lambis, a 21-year-old footballer, passed away just 5 minutes after the start of the match with Ermionida. Ilioupoli FC, the club to which Alexandros was entitled, announced the tragic event through an emotional message posted on Facebook.
Our Aleko, our friend, our brother, you left so unjustly. The whole team, the whole city is in mourning on this day. We can’t describe this pain, we are left with only nausea in the stomach and throat “Drum lin Alexandros”, wrote the Ilioupoli club, on its profile.
The young man received emergency care from the doctors of both teams. Although it was quickly intervened, the ambulance arrived late. The athlete’s relatives claim that the crew came 20 minutes after the call, a delay that led to his death.
Horror scenes in Qatar football
Earlier this year, a dramatic event took place during the match between Al Rayyan and Al Wakrah in Qatar, right in front of the footballers and spectators.
The team of James Rodriguez, the former Real Madrid star, led 1-0. Al Wakrah’s Ousmane Coulibaly went down after a savage challenge, but could continue playing after some medical attention. The medical staff on the spot intervened immediately to provide first aid to the footballer. Finally, Coulibaly was rushed to a hospital for further investigation.
The Qatar Super League later announced in a statement that the 32-year-old defender had suffered a heart attack. Representatives of the Al Wakrah club announced that the footballer has been stabilized by the medical staff.
Thanks to God and the efforts of the medical staff, the condition of our player Ousmane Coulibaly has stabilized after the infarction he suffered, and now he is being tested at Hamad Hospital, for more details, “reads the statement sent by Al-Wakrah.
Unfortunately, football has been marked by many tragedies in 2021. The king sport has been hard tried on all continents of the world, whether it was athletes or fans.