Gael Givet suffers health scare?

Gael Givet
© PA Photos
Gael Givet suffers a reported health scare, delaying the restart of Blackburn's match with Wigan at Ewood Park.

The second half of tonight's Premier League tie between Blackburn Rovers and Wigan Athletic was delayed as Gael Givet suffered a further health scare.

Blackburn's French defender had been troubled with a heart problem several weeks ago and there was cause for concern when he complained of a similar issue during the break at Ewood Park.

He was immediately taken to the medical facility on site, where he was treated by physios and paramedics.

Players from both sides were kept in the tunnel while Givet was seen to, but the action resumed shortly after the scheduled restart when it was revealed that he was in a stable condition.

Givet later re-emerged to take his place alongside his teammates on the Rovers bench.

The two teams, both fighting for their Premier League status, went into the break goalless. Read the full report here.

Nikica Jelavic
Read Next:
Sports Mole's Team of the Week
>

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Huddersfield TownHuddersfield10712127522
2Norwich CityNorwich96211610620
3Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton10532126618
4Reading105321010018
5Birmingham CityBirmingham10451117417
6Newcastle UnitedNewcastle95131771016
7Barnsley105141913616
8Brentford10433148615
9Bristol City104331611515
10Wolverhampton WanderersWolves104331311215
11Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds104331112-115
12Leeds UnitedLeeds104241011-114
13Fulham10352810-214
14Ipswich TownIpswich1034388013
15Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest103341719-212
16Queens Park RangersQPR103341115-412
17Aston Villa1017299010
18Burton Albion102441315-210
19Preston North EndPreston10316812-410
20Blackburn RoversBlackburn102351218-69
21Cardiff CityCardiff10235815-79
22Wigan AthleticWigan102261113-28
23Derby CountyDerby1014539-67
24Rotherham UnitedRotherham101361023-136
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand