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Pedro Silva Souza

Football

Brazil

13 January 2022

Age:

15

Vaccination Status: 
Unknown

Heart attack / Cardiac arrest

15-year-old player dies during National Football Cup in Goiás

Football player Pedro Henrique Oliveira da Silva Souza, 15 years old, athlete of Revelação Futebol Clube, from Valparaíso de Goiás, died on Tuesday night (11th) at the Emergency Care Unit (UPA) in Goianésia municipality (175 km from the capital), where it participated in the National Football Cup. According to the City Hall, the teenager was admitted to the health unit with a clinical picture of a lowered level of consciousness, bronchospasm (airway contraction), severe respiratory effort, cyanosis (lack of oxygenation in the blood) and hematemesis (vomiting with blood).