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Players Who Almost Died In A Football Game

Football is one of the most entertaining game that has been in existence for a long time, it has brought together people from different race and continents, therefore promoting peace and unity in the world. Besides that it also acted as a source of livelihood for all footballers around the world both male and female.

However besides entertainment, it has also had its dark moments, there are some football players who almost lost their lives in the football ground while playing, this Is because the game involves hard physical tackles which if the players are not careful, it can cause the their careers.

In this article, we are going to see some of the greatest players who almost died in the pitch.

Christian Eriksen

He is one of the most loved and watched footballer in the world, he has a great playoffs skills but one day when he was playing for his national team in Euro 2020 against their opponents that was Finland, Christian Eriksen got a cardiac attack and he collapsed in the pitch. The match stopped and his fellow teams mates gathered around him to see how he was doing and to wish him a good luck.

Bafetimbi Gomis

He was one of the most lethal striker in the Swansea football club in the English premier league, he was also the teams goal top scorer but on a certain day, things did not go well with him. On March 2015 when Swansea was playing against Totenhum in the league, Gomis collapsed in the pitch and stayed there motionless. The doctors handled the situation and he was treated in time.

That is why before any football club can sign a player, the player has to undergo a series of medical test before being allowed to play for that club.

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