Shocking death of 18-year-old player in Greece

2017-04-25T00:47:08+00:00 2017-04-25T03:05:52+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

25/Apr/17 00:47

18-year-old Vassilis Georgaros of Greek minor division team Aiolos Tavros lost his life after collapsing during the game.

By Eurohoops team/

The game between Aiolos Tavros and Ionikos Nea Philadelphia for the Greek minor A’ ESKA division was the last for Aiolos athlete Vassilis Georgaros, 18.

In the fourth quarter of the match, Georgaros asked to be substituted after feeling unwell. He lost his consciousness while on the bench with the people of the team tried to bring him around.

The ambulance arrived to the gym quickly but during his transfer to the hospital, his situation worsened and then doctors were unable to revive him.