UPDATE Iker Casillass condition is now stable

first_imgThe Spanish goalkeeper suffered a heart attack during today’s practice with Portuguese club Porto.Spain’s World Cup winning captain and former Real Madrid goalkeeper, Iker Casillas, suffered a heart attack today during Porto’s training session.The 37-year-old was rushed to the hospital, and hours later was reported stable.“Iker Casillas suffered an acute heart attack during this Wednesday’s training session,” Porto said in a statement on their official website according to the Deutsche Welle.“The session was quickly halted so medical assistance could be provided to the Porto goalkeeper, who is currently in the CUF Porto Hospital. Casillas is OK, stable, and the heart problem has been resolved.”“Always together. Stay strong, Iker,” said the team on Twitter too.Gerard Pique, Neymar, BarcelonaLa Liga Betting: Match-day 4 Stuart Heath – September 14, 2019 Despite it being very early into La Liga season, both Barcelona and Real Madrid have had unprecedented starts to their campaigns. With this in…“Real Madrid would like to offer all our support to our beloved captain Iker Casillas. Throughout his professional career, he always overcame the hardest challenges in order to bring glory to our club,” Real said in a statement.“He has taught us to never give up and has shown us numerous times that the best way to win is to remain as strong as possible when times are tough. Real Madrid and all our fans wish him a speedy recovery and send him all our support.”And even the Spanish national team tweeted its support: “All the family at the national team and the Spanish football federation are with you, Iker Casillas. Get well soon.”Sempre Juntos!Força Iker! 💪🔵⚪#FCPorto #IkerCasillas pic.twitter.com/EiUhdltbIO— FC Porto (@FCPorto) May 1, 2019last_img read more