Jeremias Ledesma: Goalkeeper runs throughout pitch to assist save fan’s life

Cadiz goalkeeper Jeremias Ledesma has been praised on social media after he ran throughout the pitch with a medical package and threw it into the stands.

In an announcement issued on its web site on Saturday, Cadiz mentioned the person remained in hospital.

“One of the medical teams went to the stands with a defibrillator and a monitor, starting the resuscitation tasks,” learn the assertion.

“At the same time, FC Barcelona offered a second defibrillator in case its use was necessary, and it was brought to the area by the players themselves.

“The resuscitation was constructive after a couple of minutes, and the fan was transferred to the ICU of the Hospital Puerta del Mar, the place he stays hospitalized.

“In addition, one of the Tribune camera operators suffered a fainting spell, which was also quickly treated by the stadium’s medical staff without further consequences.

“The group want to thank the exemplary conduct of the followers within the south finish of the stadium for this example, in addition to the safety employees and Cruz Roja for his or her fast motion to make sure that this incident had a contented ending.”

After the match, Barca boss Xavi mentioned: “All of us agreed to cease [the game].”

He added: “This type of factor goes past soccer, we’re speaking a few human life right here. Happily they managed to save lots of him.”

After practically an hour, the match resumed. Objectives from Frenkie de Jong, Robert Lewandowski, Ansu Fati and Ousmane Dembele secured a 4-0 win for the Catalans, shifting Xavi’s males to the highest of the league having performed one match greater than Actual Madrid in second.