Sevilla defender to have surgery

Sanchez to undergo heart op in bid to save career

March 20, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Sevilla defender Sergio Sanchez has decided to undergo heart surgery in Germany in a bid to save his playing career.

The 23-year-old left-back, who joined Sevilla from Espanyol last summer, was told in early January to stop all physical activity for the time being due to a heart condition.

Sanchez has not played since and after consulting a heart specialist in Hamburg he has decided to undergo a "complicated'' operation in the near future.

"Dr Sievers has explained ...

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