Tremendous scare for the Spanish artistic gymnastics team. The national team suffered a serious traffic accident when traveling to the Portuguese city of Anadia to play a bilateral tournament with the Portuguese team. joel silver He ended up in the hospital to be operated on for a fractured femur.
“The Spanish men’s artistic gymnastics team that is in Anadia (Portugal) for the celebration of the bilateral tournament with the Portuguese team has suffered a traffic accident this midday,” said the Spanish Federation throught social media.
He #TeamESP of #GAM who is in Anadia (Portugal) on the occasion of the celebration of the bilateral tournament with the Portuguese team has suffered a traffic accident this midday. (+)
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As a result of the accident, the gymnast joel silver He will have to undergo surgery this Thursday for the injury he suffered in a femur, explained the Spanish Federation, which stressed that the rest of the team members “are well.”
«The gymnast Joel Plata will be operated on today for an injury suffered in the femur due to the accident. The other members of the team are well,” concluded the message from the Spanish Federation.
The Barcelonan joel silver24 years old, is one of the main references of the Spanish team, as evidenced by the bronze medal that he won last summer on bar at the European Championships held in the German city of Munich.