Ospina discharged from hospital after collapse on Sunday
Ospina discharged from hospital after collapse on Sunday

Ospina discharged from hospital after collapse on Sunday

Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina has left the hospital and given all-clear after he collapsed on Sunday as they take on Udinese.

Although he has been discharged, the Colombian, 30, will not join his international teammates as the club, in a statement said the goalkeeper needs rest for now. He fell to the ground two minutes before half-time and he had initially suffered a head injury in a clash with Udinese's Ignacio Pussetto.

"David Ospina was discharged this afternoon from the Pineta Grande Clinic where he had been hospitalised last night for a series of investigations and specialist visits. All tests are negative. Visits excluded any problems. The diagnosis is of vagal crisis [fainting] resolved within a few hours. The player has been advised a few days off and will not respond to the call-up of his national team," a statement from Napoli on the official club website read.

 Later goals from Arkadiusz Milik and Dries Mertens gave Napoli a 4-2 win. Ospina is on loan from Arsenal and is expected to sign a long term deal in the summer.

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