Ansu Fati's Shows Class With Heartwarming Gesture After Scoring Against Cadiz
- Ansu Fati has sent a touching message to the Cadiz fan who fainted during Barcelona's match against Cadiz on Saturday
- With Barcelona leading 2-0, a Cadiz fan suffered a cardiac arrest in the stands, which led to the match being halted immediately
- Barcelona claimed their first win over Cadiz in 16 years after putting up an impressive display to earn an emphatic 4-0 victory
The La Liga match between Cadiz and Barcelona on Saturday evening was halted after a fan suffered a cardiac arrest and lost consciousness at the Estadio Nuevo Mirandilla.
The unfortunate incident occurred with around eight minutes of normal time to play.
The match was stopped for close to 20 minutes as the stadium fell silent after the incident.
Minutes after the game restarted, Ansu Fati put the ball at the back of the net to make the score 3-0 in favour of Barcelona.
Heartwarming video of Cadiz goalkeeper running to the stands with defibrillator to treat a fan spotted
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As he celebrated the goal, the 19-year-old was spotted apologizing to the home fans with a gesture that shows a sign of respect.
Fati clearly didn't want to be on the bad side of the home crowd even more after they saw one fan fainted and receive first aid.
After the game, the La Masia product took to Instagram to share a touching message to the Cadiz fan.
He wrote: "Football was the least important thing today. I hope the fan is okay and I dedicate my goal to him and his family," the Barcelona player has written on Instagram.
France international Ousmane Dembele scored Barcelona's fourth and last goal on the evening, and he didn't celebrate that much either.
Heartwarming Video of Cadiz Goalkeeper Running to Stands With Defibrillator to Treat a Fan Spotted
Sports Brief had earlier reported that the La Liga match between Cadiz and Barcelona on Saturday evening was paused after a medical emergency in the crowd.
With Barcelona leading 2-0, a Cadiz fan suffered a cardiac arrest in the stands, which led to the match being halted immediately.
As the paramedics rushed to treat the fan in need of urgent medical attention, Cadiz goalkeeper Jeremias Ledesma sprinted towards the area of the stadium where the incident was unfolding.
Source: Sports Brief News