Fan death confirmed in Granada as match between Granada and Athletic Club is suspended

The tragic passing of a Granada fan during their La Liga clash with Athletic Club has rocked the footballing world. The match was halted as medics attempted to revive the supporter, with the game ultimately postponed for over an hour. Granada has since expressed their sympathies to the fan’s family, and a replay of the match has been scheduled for the following day. This article will provide an overview of the heartbreaking events that unfolded at the Nuevo Estadio de Los Cármenes and the response from both clubs and footballing authorities.

Tragedy Strikes: Granada Fan Passes Away During La Liga Clash

In a tragic turn of events, a Granada fan has passed away at the Nuevo Estadio de Los Cármenes during their La Liga match against Athletic Club. The match was stopped after just 18 minutes due to a medical emergency in the stands, with stadium medics attempting to revive the supporter. Despite their efforts, the fan was unable to be saved.

Following discussions between the two clubs and the match delegate, the decision was made to postpone the game. La Liga and the RFEF have negotiated an immediate replay, which will take place tomorrow at 9 pm local time in Granada. The match will restart from the 17th minute mark, with Athletic Club leading 1-0 thanks to an early goal from Inaki Williams.

Our thoughts and sympathies are with the fan’s family during this difficult time. Granada is expected to confirm a show of club support over the incident ahead of the replay.

jamal hejaze

Hello, I'm Jamal Alhejazi, a dedicated sports writer with a passion for delivering compelling sports news. With a deep understanding of various sports disciplines, I bring a unique perspective and insightful analysis to my writing.
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