Saturday April 10 2021
Serie B: Pescara coach collapses

There was a scare in Serie B this afternoon when Pescara coach Gianluca Grassadonia collapsed during a game with Brescia.

The incident occurred towards the end of the 1-1 draw at the Stadio Rigamonti.

Grassadonia seemed to briefly lose consciousness on the touchline and medics rushed to his aid.

Play was stopped for several minutes while he received treatment.

He then left the pitch with medical staff and the game was able to continue.

The 48-year-old is a former player representing the likes of Cagliari, Salernitana and Chievo.