Barcelona wins after Araújo is taken off the field in an ambulance
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Barcelona tightened their grip
on second place in La Liga on Tuesday with a 3-1 win at home to Celta Vigo.
But Barca’s victory was overshadowed by a serious head injury to defender Ronald Araujo,
who had to be taken away in an ambulance in the 64th minute of the match.
Araujo was lifted into the ambulance on a stretcher, wearing a neck brace.
Barcelona confirmed that Araujo “suffered a concussion and has been taken to the hospital to undergo further testing”.
Araujo’s injury came after he and Gavi banged heads challenging for the same ball
Barcelona fans chanted his name as Araujo was taken away.