Soccer-Swedish striker punctures lung after chesting ball (Reuters)

STOCKHOLM, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Striker Simon Hedlund suffered a punctured lung after chesting the ball during Elfsborg’s 1-0 win over Kalmar in the Swedish championship on Saturday. Shortly after chesting the ball to team mate Marcus Rodhen, Hedlund had to be carried off the Boras Arena pitch on a stretcher and was taken to hospital after he complained of chest pains and breathlessness. He was diagnosed with a punctured lung in hospital, the club said. …

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