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Regulion & Dier Deserve Massive Respect For Their Heroic Efforts After A Fan Suffered Cardiac Arrest

Once again, football has shown it's beautiful side after a very disheartening incident occurred at Saint James' Park, where Newcastle United are hosting Tottenham Hotspur.

This match is a historic match for the Magpies because it is the first Premier league fixture for them after the Saudi takeover of the club.

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With about 5 minutes left before the end of the first half, a fan of Newcastle suffered what has been reported to be a cardiac arrest in the stadium and that resulted in the game to be temporarily suspended.Photo credit: Getty Images

What was beautiful to see about the terrible situation was the fact that it was the Tottenham players who were quick to react to the situation and did their best to save the fan's life.

Sergio Regulion, the spurs left back was the first to see the incident in the stands and he quickly ran to the referee to point his attention to the serious credit: NBC

It was a life and death situation and nothing else mattered at that point.

Eric Dier, another Spurs player quickly ran to the dug out to call the medical team of Tottenham to quickly help the Newcastle credit: NBC

The referee, in response to the situation, temporarily suspended the match as he waved players inside with few minutes to the end of the first half.

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The two players who reacted quickly to the situation deserve massive respect for their heroic efforts in trying to save the life of the Newcastle supporter.

For now, the game has been resumed and Tottenham have scored another goal to make it 1-3 at half time.

For the Newcastle supporters, and everyone who truly cares about football and everything the sport stands for, this result will not matter as long as the fan survives this terrible incident.

Our sincere prayers are with the fan, his family and everyone connected to Newcastle United.

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