According to Fox Sports, Joan Laporta confirmed that Ronald Koeman suffered an anxiety attack and had to be rushed to the hospital. “He had an episode that took him to hospital, but he’s fine now, I called him,” Laporta said.
is not certain if he will stay in Barcelona for the next campaign and it may have increased the tension that led to his anxiety attack.
“We like to speak clearly and we’ve said so with Koeman,”
let Koeman know that they plan to discuss the future of the coach in a period of two weeks, as they are interested in signing with other candidates as well.
Koeman’s contract still has one year left and he does not appreciate the way he is being treated.
When he was appointed as the Barcelona manager, he found it in chaos and tried to stabilize them, contributing to the Copa del Rey victory and keeping them fighting for the La Liga title, although it came undone. That is why Laporta has begun to look elsewhere as he is confident there are better coaches available.