Two Girona stars rushed to hospital


Girona stars Yan Couto and Juanpe reportedly had to be rushed to hospital after the duo suffered a head collision during training.

Girona head coach Michel Sanchez stated that Couto and Juanpe were involved in a concerning incident that happened during a training session on Thursday. Following a head-on collision as they contested for the ball, the two were rushed to hospital for evaluation with Sanchez appearing concerned for the duo.

Speaking to the media, Sanchez said: "Yan Couto and Juanpe had a head-butt between them and right now they are in the hospital. It looks bad."

Girona revealed later that both players have been evaluated and released from the hospital. Girona released a statement that read: "Juanpe and Yan Couto have suffered a severe shock in a game action during today's training and have been taken to hospital, from where they have already been discharged."

As per Mundo Deportivo, Juanpe suffered a broken nose during the unfortunate collision, which means that he will miss matches against Las Palmas and Barcelona. Couto has been reported not to be as seriously injured. He suffered a cut and took a hard blow, but according to the report, he could play against Las Palmas on Saturday, April 27.