FC Nantes indicated on Friday that one of the young players of its National 2 team had suffered from discomfort in training. “Taken care of very quickly, he is currently hospitalized. Out of respect and at the request of the family, we will not disclose their identity. For the time being, the club has no more information to communicate ” , specifies the club’s press release.
Yesterday afternoon during the training of the N2 group, a player of the squad suffered from discomfort during the session. Taken in charge very quickly, he is currently hospitalized. FC Nantes gives all its support to the player as well as to his family and loved ones.
– FC Nantes (@FCNantes) September 17, 2021
According to West France, it would be a 19-year-old player. He would have been the victim of a heart attack and would be plunged into an artificial coma at the Nantes University Hospital, where he was taken care of. “We have a big thought for the player. We all hope that he will recover as soon as possible ” , said Alban Lafont at a press conference this Friday. “FC Nantes, which was to face Andrézieux-Bouthéon FC on Saturday afternoon at the Marcel-Saupin stadium (4 pm), requested the postponement of the meeting to the FFF, in agreement with the club from the Loire department. A request validated by all parties ” , adds the club.
Hope he recovers.