This Saturday, December 16, a quite unexpected event occurred in English football and is related to what happened to Tom Lockyer captain of the Luton Townwho collapsed in the middle of the match in front of the Bournemouth.
After what happened, he had to be assisted by doctors present at the stadium and the match was subsequently suspended.
In the duel corresponding to the sixteenth round of the Premier League and after 60 minutes having been played with a 1 to 1 tie between both teams, Lockyer fell on the green grass. This caused both rivals and teammates to immediately go to his aid.
Taking this scenario into account, his team published information related to the athlete’s health status with the intention of giving some peace of mind to his family.
“Our medical staff have confirmed that the Hatters captain suffered cardiac arrest on the field, but was already responding when he was stretchered off. He received additional treatment inside the stadium, so we once again thank the medical teams of both “Tom was taken to hospital, where we can assure his followers that he is stable and is currently undergoing further tests with his family at his bedside. We would like to thank everyone for their support, concern and loving messages for Locks.” , they remarked.