Liberty Journal

Another Soccer Star Dies of Heart Attack on Field!

This is not normal.

GUATEMALAN star Marcos Menaldo has tragically passed away at the age of 25 after suffering a heart attack in training on Monday.

The Deportivo Marquense defender complained of breathing difficulties during a session while preparing for the new season.

Marcos Menaldo has sadly passed away at the age of 25 after suffering a heart attack
Marcos Menaldo has sadly passed away at the age of 25 after suffering a heart attack
Menaldo helped Deportivo Marquense win Guatemala's second division title last campaign
Menaldo helped Deportivo Marquense win Guatemala’s second division title last campaign

Menaldo received emergency CPR at the Marquesa de la Ensenada Stadium in San Marcos.

He was then transferred to the Hospital de Especialidades where he died.

The centre-back was instrumental in helping Deportivo win Guatemala’s second division title last campaign.

They were crowned as Liga de Ascenso champions in December on the day that Menaldo turned 25.

Deportivo club president Hernan Maldonado has spoken of his sadness after Menaldo’s death was confirmed.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/17216974/footballer-marcos-menaldo-dead-heart-attack/