Saturday’s match in Łódź was interrupted when the services received information that one of the fans had fainted. Successful resuscitation was carried out at the stadium. Widzew’s coach said after the match that the fan’s health was “better than before.” However, at night the club provided tragic news.
The drama began in the 18th minute of the match between Widzew Łódź and Radomiak Radom. The match was interrupted when the services received information about a fan who had fainted in the stands. “We have a break in the game because one of the Widzew fans is being resuscitated in the stands. May all be well!” – the club announced in a short statement. The rescuers reacted quickly, performed successful resuscitation, and the man was taken to hospital. “We are with you!” – the stands chanted when an ambulance appeared on the pitch. The match resumed after a few minutes.
During the conference after Saturday’s match, Widzew’s coach reassured that “the fan’s health is better than before.” – Good health and we keep our fingers crossed – he added. Earlier, there were reports that the fan had a heart attack.
Widzew Łódź reported tragic news
Unfortunately, on Saturday before midnight, the Łódź club delivered tragic news. “Despite the rapid response of the services and the rescue operation, a Widzew Łódź fan who fainted at the stadium died in the hospital. We send our condolences and sympathize with his loved ones,” the statement read. The identity of the deceased fan was not revealed.