A shocking report came out. A Belgian league goalkeeper has been found dead after saving a penalty.
Britain’s ‘The Sun’ reported on the 13th (Korean time), “Arne Espil, a Belgian national, tragically died of a heart attack seconds after blocking a penalty during a weekend match against Westrosebeke.” did.
Espil was a player for Winkel Sports B, a Belgian third division club. S-Feel, who started as a starter on this day, was playing the role of gatekeeper. In the second half, when he was leading 2-1, he even blocked the opponent’s penalty kick. Spil saved the shot with an accurate dive to keep the team’s advantage. 안전놀이터
However, at the same time as the save, S. Phil fell to the ground while celebrating with his teammates. Immediately, medical staff were sent to the stadium and first aid was started. He was rushed to the hospital just like that, but news of his death came through.
Even his official statement was released. The club mourned the death, saying, “Arne played for us from a young age and everyone really liked him. I don’t understand how this could happen to such a young person. He was a very healthy young man before.”
“It is both a tragedy and a shock for us. S. Phil has been with the club all his life and he is very much loved. It’s such a big blow,” sighed Winkel Sports’ sporting director Patrick Asartdo.