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Real Madrid say that gastroenteritis – never an anxiety attack – led on Tuesday in the Champions League to Thibaut Courtois half-time substitution.
The goalkeeper trailing – .
Reports from the press promised Courtois, 27, had an anxiety attack at half time.
In a statement released on Friday, Real stated that these claims areuntrue.
The goalkeeper is currently responding well to treatment and has been treated for gastroenteritis, according to the club.
Because replacing the departed Keylor Navas because the first-choice of Real former Chelsea keeper Courtois has come.
He has allowed in five of the nine shots he has just two blank sheets from six league matches and has faced this year.
But in a meeting with Marca printed on Fridaythe Belgian stated:If you would like to be a Real Madrid goalkeeper, you need to accept this pressure.
French football journalist Kristof Terreur talking to this 5 Live Football Dailys Euro Leagues podcast.
If the stomach issues were mentioned, I mentioned he has plenty of goals on his stomach right now
That is the very first time that he has played in an open team such as this that concedes numerous opportunities.
AS (Madrid-based paper ) includes four to four pages, like a Courtois special. You really feel like hes under loads of pressure.
I dont know if he is going to survive this one. When youre in the eye of the storm, how do you escape?
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