Real Madrid's De la Red collapses during match

October 30, 2008
MADRID, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Real Madrid's Spain midfielder Ruben de la Red will remain in hospital overnight after passing out during his side's 3-2 King's Cup first leg defeat, the club said on Thursday.

''It appears that he fainted due to the physical effort he was putting in,'' Real's head of medical services Carlos Diez told reporters.

''He is going to stay in hospital overnight under observation and if there are no complications he will return to Madrid tomorrow. There, ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations