A lot of strength, crack! Historic Colo-Colo player is hospitalized and his condition is extremely serious

The former soccer player played for Cacique between 1966 and 1970 and was in charge of scoring the two thousandth goal in the club’s history.

Colo-Colo has a rich human history in football, since many players have passed through his squad who have magnified his legend. One of them is Victor Zeladawho in his beginnings began playing as a winger, both on the right and on the left, to end up doing so in the position of center forward.

The former soccer player took his first steps in Spanish Unionhowever, it was in Iberia where he made his professional debut. Later he would go through O’Higgins Rancagua before making the jump to Cacique. He was at Los Albos between 1966 and 1970, scoring 64 goals and obtaining his only local league title in his last season with the white shirt. Also, He was the team’s goalscorer in 1966 and 1967. Along with this, one of his greatest milestones at Popular was score the club’s two thousandth goal.

Later it would go through Palestinian, Sports La Serena, Magallanes, Union San Felipe, University of Chile and Railway, squad with which he ended up hanging the booties. To that are added two participations with the Chilean teamin which they faced Brazil in friendly matches.

Víctor Zelada (below, last from left to right) wore the Colo-Colo jersey between 1966 and 1970.

A history in a serious state

Unfortunately, one day after turning 78, Víctor Zelada’s panorama is quite complicated. As far as he could find out popular sentiment contact your child Victor Zelada Ramirezthe former footballer does not live a good present with respect to his state of health.

About two weeks ago the former pointer underwent a colonoscopy examination, after arriving seriously at a care center. Behind this, underwent an emergency operation. However, he had to be subjected to two more interventions due to complications that led to a colon perforation.

Now, Zelada is in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Félix Bulnes hospital in serious condition. In it is connected to mechanical ventilation, intubated, unconscious and with surgical drainage. However, and despite the fact that it is sedated with painkillersIt was also indicated that the former national team would soon leave this state.

If everything goes according to plan, the former Colo-Colo striker could gradually come out of sedationbeginning with its recovery, which would also include starting with a water regime.

Although his state of health is generally good, Zelada Ramírez indicates that his father suffers from hypertension and of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), a progressive condition that gets worse over time. Because of this, you will need to be very careful in your recovery.

From Sentimiento Popular we wish a speedy recovery to a historic Colo-Colo player. A lot of strength, Víctor Zelada!

Víctor Zelada is in serious condition.