Just a few weeks ago, Iker Cassias suffered a heart attack during a workout. The goalkeeper's icon now has to deal with the next blow to fate.
About a month after the goalkeeper of Porto, Iker Casillas had a heart attack and his wife Sarah Carbonero had to undergo surgery. Diagnosis: Ovarian cancer. This was done by the 35-year-old sports journalist on Tuesday evening publicly on his Instagram account.
Under the photo with a quotation from Japanese author Harouki Murakami, Carbonero writes: "When we just recovered from the shock, life surprised us again. This time, he caught me and I still find it hard to write these six letters (Cáncer, ed Red). A few days ago, doctors discovered a malignant tumor in one of my ovaries and I have already been operated.
She then explains that the predictions are good, but she has to fight for a few more months to beat the cancer. "I am calm and confident that everything will be fine. I know it will be a tough road, but it will have a happy ending, "Carbonero continues.
A kiss that caused a stir
Casillas and Carbonero have met since 2009, married in 2016. Their relationship provoked a stir, especially during the 2010 World Cup in South Africa when Sarah interviewed her Iker after winning the final and kissing her spontaneously in front of the cameras.