Former Super Eagles star, Pius Ikedia was rushed to a hospital in Amsterdam, Holland after he collapsed. This occured on the field during a friendly match, yesterday 20th August, 2016.
He was playing in an exhibition match for Ajax FC to mark the the club’s 50th anniversary, when he suddenly collapsed. He was revived on the pitch and later taken to the hospital.
“It was a close shave with death for Pius. We only thank God that with proper care, we were not celebrating the death of another Nigeria football star on the pitch.” a top source told AfricanFootball.