Great concern for Uwe Seeler. The HSV legend fell seriously in his house and has to undergo an emergency operation.
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Concern for Uwe Seeler. The long-time HSV captain and honorary captain of the national team fell badly in his Norderstedter house and has to undergo an emergency operation. This is reported by the “Bild” and the “Hamburger Morgenpost”.
Most recently, Seeler had to deal with heart problems
As a result, the 83-year-old broke his hip and will be operated on during the day at the Albertinen Hospital in Hamburg-Schnelsen.
The Vice World Champion from 1966 had to struggle repeatedly with health problems in the past years. Among other things, he is troubled by the consequences of a car accident in 2010, the former striker is suffering from back problems. In 2017, Seeler successfully used a pacemaker.
Uwe Seeler is one of the largest football personalities in the country and has played a total of 72 caps for the national team. In Germany he won the German championship in 1960 with Hamburger SV, three years later he won the DFB Cup with the Hanseatic League.
1978 ended his active career, from 1995 to 1998 he was president of the Hamburg sports club. Seeler is also an honorary citizen of the city of Hamburg.