Ghana international, Raphael Dwamena collapsed on the pitch during Blau Weiss Linz cup game against TSV Hartberg on Wednesday night.
The Ghanaian was named in the starting line-up by the home side in the round of 16 OFB Cup game against Hartberg, but the match had to be abandoned following his collapse.
The player had to be treated on the sidelines during the first half of the game and looked to be okay but moments later, a medical emergency in the stadium was called upon by the coaching bench and the rescue workers rushed over.
The 26-year-old then received intensive treatment as the players went into the dressing room due to the interruption.
The continues treatment saw both teams agree to abandon the game.
ruption and was looked after intensively by the rescue workers. In the meantime, he has been transferred to the hospital to clarify his condition precisely,” said sports director Tino Wawra in an initial statement.
Dwamena has been restricted to very little playing time due to persistent concerns over his health.