The Argentine player of FC Barcelona Sergio ‘Kun’ Agüero he has suffered an episode of “chest discomfort” this Saturday during the dispute of the league match against Deportivo Alavés, which ended in a draw (1-1), after suffering dizziness that forced him to withdraw from the field of play.
“The ‘Kun’ Agüero has referred an episode of chest discomfort and has been transferred to the hospital for a cardiology study,” indicated the Blaugrana club’s medical services, who did not offer more details about his recovery period.
Kun Agüero has reported an episode of chest discomfort and has been transferred to the hospital for a cardiology study.
Gerard Piqué has an overloaded soleus in his right leg. Pending further tests to find out the exact extent of this overload. pic.twitter.com/ntgzTTPcC8
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Agüero, who did not make any bad gesture in a previous jump against a rival, ended up lying on the ground and required medical assistance. Minutes after the intervention he was withdrawn and ended up being replaced by Coutinho four minutes before the break.
Piqué, also injured
For its part, Gerard Piqué He was also injured and could not finish. The Catalan center-back was replaced by Clement Lenglet in the second half. «Piqué has an overload in the soleus of the right leg. He is awaiting more tests to find out the exact extent of this overload », reports Barça.
A few minutes before the end of the match, Barcelona reported that after a quick examination in the locker room, Agüero was transferred to a medical center for strictly protocol reasons, so it seems that it does not have any serious problems. The striker was replaced by Brazilian Coutinho, who played the rest of the game until the final draw (1-1). Sergi Barjuan, Barcelona’s interim coach, explained that Agüero is undergoing medical tests at this time.