Find out all about Hassan Timbukti’s serious injury in the Saudi national team match against Uzbekistan in the double qualifiers for the World Cup and the Asian Nations Cup.
A scene to say the least horrific experienced by Saudi football fans on Tuesday, after the resounding fall of star Hassan Timbukti during the Saudi national team match against Uzbekistan in the double qualifiers for the Asian Nations Cup and the World Cup.
The Saudi team managed to win a 3-0 victory and ensured its presence in the final qualifying stage for the World Cup. However, the Timbukti injury shot hampered Al-Akhdar’s chance to pass after the player was struggling with life and death in the full meaning of the word.
Timbukte’s shot came a few days after another terrifying European Championship shot that happened to Christian Eriksen during the Denmark-Finland match, adding to concerns about the young Saudi defender.
Treat him like Eriksen.. Reactions to Hassan Timbukti’s serious injury
In this report from Goal, we review and you all about the injury of Hassan Timbukti.
What is Hassan Timbukti’s injury in the Saudi-Uzbekistan match?
In the 72nd minute of the match, a long ball was played for Uzbekistan in the areas of the Saudi national team, so Timbukti jumped trying to deal with it.
Unfortunately, goalkeeper Mohammed Al Owais came out at the same time and inadvertently interfered with his colleague, ending up in Timbukti with his head hitting the ground with full force.
Immediately, the medical staff of the Saudi national team moved in less than seconds and reached the player who appeared to be in a very serious condition.
How is Hassan Timbukti’s condition after the injury?
According to what was announced by the head of the medical committee in the Saudi Football Association, Saleh Al-Harthy, Timbukti suffered from swallowing a tongue and losing consciousness for a few moments.
The rapid intervention by the medical system resulted in the success of the Timbukti ambulance operation, then he was transferred to the University Hospital attached to King Saud University in the past hours.
The player’s condition is currently stable, and he is scheduled to undergo further tests on the neck and others to check on his condition in the coming period.
What are the reactions to Hassan Timbukti’s injury?
Very great solidarity that has been present on various social media pages in the past hours with Timbukti and huge support, whether from fans or athletes, after his horrific fall.
The president of the Saudi Football Association, Yasser Al-Mashal, visited the player in the hospital to check on his condition.
Everyone wished the young defender safety and health, and everyone is currently praying for him to be able to be in the Tokyo Olympics next month with the Saudi national team, even if it seems very difficult.
It should be noted that the medical staff of the Saudi national team received wide acclaim for its professional and prompt treatment, which saved Timbukti’s life in the fullest sense of the word.
What happened to Christian Eriksen at Euro 2020?
Eriksen did not suffer any injury or contact with one of the players, but in the 42nd minute, while one of the players passed the ball to the Inter star, the player fell unconscious.
The news continued, without knowing the player’s health condition, but he woke up moments before he left the field and was taken directly to the hospital.
The Danish Federation issued an official statement confirming that the player woke up and was undergoing medical examinations, after which the European Union confirmed in an official statement that his condition had stabilized.
The good news came from his agent, who confirmed his contact with the player’s father and that the Inter star woke up, became aware of his surroundings and was able to talk.