Cardiac arrest causes Iker Casillas to be hospitalized

Iker Casillas Suffers Heart Attack in Training

Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas suffered a heart attack on Wednesday morning, Porto is current club has confirmed to Portuguese media.

The 37-year-old is recovering in hospital following emergency surgery, says TVI, and is not expected to play again for the club this season.

Portuguese newspaper A Bola claimed Casillas felt pain on the pitch during a training session led by Porto coach Sergio Conceicao.

Multiple Portuguese reports suggest the World Cup 2010 winner is in no further immediate danger and it's hoped he'll make a full recovery.

At 37, Casillas is not likely expected to hang the gloves...thus, all expect him to stay save for next season and according to Porto statement,

"Casillas is doing well, he's stable and his heart problem has been resolved"

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