Football fan dies after collapsing in the stands during Everton v Stoke City 5 years ago

Football fan dies after collapsing in the stands during Everton v Stoke City

Terribly sad news.

A 51-year old man has passed away in hospital after collapsing at Goodison Park during Everton’s victory over Stoke City on Saturday afternoon.

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Everton released a statement on Saturday evening confirming that the fan passed away at Aintree Hospital shortly after having been taken there by ambulance from Goodison Park.

Police officers, an off-duty doctor and paramedics performed CPR on the fan prior to the arrival of the ambulance after he had reportedly collapsed in the Sir Philip Carter Park stand.