Sergio Rico of PSG now out of Coma. Sergio Rico, a star for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), is awake and has recognized his family. The recent horse accident that injured the Spanish shot-stopper’s head left him in grave condition.
About Rico’s health, it was necessary to keep him sedated. However, according to recent reports, Rico has now come out of his coma and was able to recognize his family, which is good news.
When the PSG custodian Sergio Rico was in a coma, his wife shared an impassioned statement on social media. On Instagram, she wrote: “Please don’t abandon me, my darling; I believe I am unable to survive without you and am unsure of how to do so. My life is waiting for you; we adore you so much.”
The PSG team was really worried about Sergio Rico:
The horrific injury suffered by Sergio Rico was difficult for the PSG team to handle. When their Spanish player was hospitalized and in a critical state, the Parisians rallied behind him greatly.
This season, the club from the capital won Ligue 1. Before the team’s final match against Clermont Foot, manager Christophe Galtier claimed that his players were continually requesting updates on Rico (via GOAL):
“This week has been incredibly challenging. We experienced a harsh awakening on Sunday after winning the title on Saturday. Everybody is impacted. Through exercise, we’re making a concerted effort to distract ourselves. We’re all here to send Sergio, his mother, his wife, and everyone close to him loads of good thoughts and energy.”
Galtier added: “The players never stop requesting the news. Sergio is a huge boy who is fighting, so we need to have faith in him, keep our spirits up, and give him our energy. We must have faith in both life and medicine.”
Since 2020, Rico has lived among the Parisians. In 24 games across various leagues, he has 14 clean sheets. It might be a while before he continues his football career given the severity of his injuries.
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