Over the past year the sporting world has witnessed an alarming increase in the number of professional athletes (and fans alike) suffering from cardiac arrest and other serious health complications. In this exclusive interview, Matt Le Tissier provides his view on what has been happening over the last year in sport.
Le Tissier is a former professional footballer and television pundit. Renowned as a creative attacking midfielder with exceptional technical skills, Le Tissier is the second-highest ever goal scorer for Southampton; where he spent his entire professional club career. He was voted PFA Young Player of the Year in 1990 and was the first midfielder to score 100 goals in the Premier League.
Following his retirement as a player, Le Tissier became a football pundit, and worked as a panellist on the Sky Sports show Soccer Saturday until August 2020.