The former Portuguese international Paulo Futre it was hospitalized this Sunday in Lisbon for suspected stroke after feeling bad after his mother’s funeral, according to local media.
The 56-year-old former Atlético de Madrid player was transported to the Barreiro Hospital, on the south bank of the Tagus, and later transferred to the Santa Maria hospital in Lisbon, reports the sports Record.
Although no official information about his condition has been released, the former soccer player would be awareaccording to Record.
Future, 41 times international with Portugal, He played in the Atlético de Madrid forward in two stages, one between 1987 and 1993 and another in 1997 and after retiring he also served as the club’s sports director.
He also played in the three “greats” of Portuguese football -Sporting, Porto and Benfica-, in Olympique de Marseille, Reggiana, Milan, West Ham and Yokohama Flügels.