#sports Everton vs Chelsea game halted after a supporter suffered a medical emergency in the stands

#sports activities Everton vs Chelsea sport halted after a supporter suffered a medical emergency within the stands

Everton vs Chelsea sport paused after police ran on the the pitch to alert officers to a supporter struggling a medical emergency within the stands

The Everton vs Chelsea sport was suspended with simply minutes remaining after police ran onto the pitch to alert membership medical doctors of a fan in want of medical consideration within the crowd.

Officials paused the sport for 3 minutes whereas officers tended to the supporter. The match additionally noticed Everton gamers Ben Godfrey and Yerry Mina pressured off injured.

Ten further minutes have been added on on the finish of the sport to account for the stoppages.

The information comes simply months after Chelsea’s sport with Leeds in March was delivered to a halt after a fan suffered a medical emergency within the crowd. The fan acquired medical consideration from officers in attendance and was later confirmed to be in a secure situation.

Police alerted officials of a supporter suffering a medical emergency in the stands in the game between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park

Police alerted officers of a supporter struggling a medical emergency within the stands within the sport between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park

Medical staff rushed to the supporter's aid and the game was able to be restarted

Medical employees rushed to the supporter’s support and the sport was in a position to be restarted

The Carabao Cup game between Tottenham and Chelsea in January was also halted because of a medical emergency in the crowd

The Carabao Cup sport between Tottenham and Chelsea in January was additionally halted due to a medical emergency within the crowd

Likewise an incident within the Carabao Cup sport between the Blues and Tottenham in January led to a supporter in attendance requiring medical consideration. After being attended to within the stands, the fan was ultimately in a position to stroll away from the seats with the assist of medics.

On December 1, the Watford versus Chelsea and Southampton versus Leicester video games have been each paused so {that a} fan might obtain therapy within the stands.

Meanwhile again in October a fan was given emergency therapy throughout Newcastle’s sport in opposition to Tottenham at St James’ Park, with the supporter being stabilised and brought to hospital. The sport was restarted after a 20 minute delay.

Ben Godfrey was stretchered off at Goodison Park after suffering a serious injury

Ben Godfrey was stretchered off at Goodison Park after struggling a critical harm

Saturday’s sport at Goodison park additionally noticed Everton defender Ben Godfrey escorted from the pitch on a stretcher after struggling a critical harm.

The 24-year-old was difficult Chelsea’s Kai Havertz for the ball when he appeared to roll his ankle on his proper leg. Referee Kevin Friend added an extra eight minutes on to the primary half following the incident.

Godfrey has since been taken to a close-by hospital for an evaluation on his harm.

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