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Raphael Dwamena Out Of Danger After Collapsing In Austria Cup Game


Raphael Dwamena is stable after he was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday during an Austrian Cup match.

Dwamena collapsed during the third-round clash between Blau-Weiß Linz and Harterg. The third-round clash was suspended after the striker went down in the first half.

Linz manager Stefan Reiter told the APA. “His defibrillator struck and the doctors were able to stabilize him quickly,

He added that “the good news is “Raphael’s condition is stable.” The rescue chain had “worked outstandingly”. “It didn’t take a second for the paramedics to get to him.”

The Ghanaian saw a move to Premier League side Brighton and Hove Albion collapse in 2017 as a result of a reported failed medical as a result of his heart condition.


About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor, and bankroller of He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority,,, and, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook ( He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football-related activities. He is also the originator and photographer of Dada Oliseh Photos. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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