52-year-old Dutchman: Goalkeeper legend van der Sar is in intensive care with a cerebral hemorrhage.
Big shock to Edwin van der Sar. As the Dutch daily newspaper “De Telegraf” reports, the Dutch goalkeeper icon van der Sar suffered a brain hemorrhage while on holiday in Croatia. Accordingly, the Dutchman is in a critical condition.
Dutchman Edwin van der Sar suffered a cerebral hemorrhage while on vacation in Croatia. The Dutch daily newspaper reported first “The Telegraph” about the incident.
Goalkeeper legend van der Sar is in intensive care with a cerebral hemorrhage
The condition of the 52-year-old is critical. He’s in intensive care. Only at the end of the season did he resign from his post as managing director at Dutch record champions Ajax Amsterdam.
14 years ago, van der Sar’s wife Annemarie also suffered a brain hemorrhage. His former employers Ajax tweeted: “Everyone at Ajax wishes Edwin a speedy recovery. We think of you!”
During his active time, van der Sar brought it to 130 international matches and played for world clubs Ajax, Juventus Turin and Manchester United, among others.