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Arsenal star Frida Maanum is ‘OK’ & will endure exams after collapse

  • Liz-Heidi Leonhardsen mentioned ‘Arsenal medical crew have taken excellent care’ of Frida

Arsenal star Frida Maanum has spoken to her mom and guaranteed her she is ‘OK’ after her terrifying collapse in the course of the ladies’s league cup ultimate, MailOnline can solely reveal.

Maanum, 24, was seen on TV by her frightened mom Liz-Heidi Leonhardsen as she collapsed throughout a match towards Chelsea in Sunday’s ladies’s League Cup ultimate.

Leonhardsen advised MailOnline she was at house within the Norwegian capital Oslo when she noticed her daughter dramatically crash to the bottom within the ninety fifth minute.

She mentioned: ‘It was very worrying, however I’ve now spoken along with her and he or she is OK, thanks for asking. The Arsenal medical crew have taken excellent care of her and she’s going to now endure all the required exams. 

‘I’ve been in touch along with her however in the interim I’ve no quick plans to journey to London.’

Arsenal star Frida Maanum (pictured during the FA Women's Continental Tyres League Cup Final on Sunday) has spoken to her mother and assured her she is 'OK' after her terrifying collapse, MailOnline can exclusively reveal

Arsenal star Frida Maanum (pictured in the course of the FA Women’s Continental Tyres League Cup Final on Sunday) has spoken to her mom and guaranteed her she is ‘OK’ after her terrifying collapse, MailOnline can solely reveal

Frida Maanum is surrounded by teammates after her collapse yesterday as her supervisor Jonas Eidevall (backside left) gesticulates to get the match stopped and medics on to the pitch

Maanum's worried mother Liz-Heidi Leonhardsen, pictured with her daughter, told MailOnline today: 'It was very worrying, but I have now spoken with her and she is OK, thank you for asking. The Arsenal medical team have taken good care of her and she will now undergo all the necessary tests'

Maanum’s frightened mom Liz-Heidi Leonhardsen, pictured along with her daughter, advised MailOnline in the present day: ‘It was very worrying, however I’ve now spoken along with her and he or she is OK, thanks for asking. The Arsenal medical crew have taken excellent care of her and she’s going to now endure all the required exams’

Earlier Leonhardsen, who works for an actual property firm in Oslo had advised Norwegian media: ‘It was a nightmare to observe the entire thing on TV with out realizing what was occurring.

‘Fortunately, I acquired a comparatively fast replace from a good friend of hers who was on the match – Frida is doing nicely now and he or she is being adopted up by the medical crew at Arsenal’.

It just isn’t recognized if the good friend who advised Maanum’s mom is her accomplice Emma Lennartsson, a Swedish footballer who performs with Linkoping FC.

Maanum collapsed in ninety fifth minute and required oxygen, solely discovering out later that her crew Arsenal beat Chelsea 1-0 in further time after she spoke to her supervisor Jonas Eidevall after the sport at Molineux yesterday.

Eidevall was seen waving his palms wildly and pointing at Maanum after she collapsed in the course of the Conti Cup ultimate.

Arsenal’s left again Katie McCabe sprinted to her aspect and known as for medics to enter the pitch shortly.

It emerged after the sport that Maanum was nicely sufficient to journey again to London with the Arsenal’ Women’s crew.

She appeared unresponsive for a number of minutes as Molineux fell silent whereas paramedics checked on her.

The midfielder was not given CPR earlier than she left the pitch on a stretcher with an oxygen masks.

Speaking after Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Chelsea in further time Eidevall mentioned he had spoken to the Norwegian and revealed she would be a part of her teammates on the journey again to London.

‘I’ve been in a position to have a dialog along with her however not on a medical perspective,’ he advised talkSPORT.

Emma Hayes' extraordinary shove on Jonas Eidevall at full time in the women's league cup final was sparked by a touchline bust-up over the match ball just a minute earlier , it emerged today

Emma Hayes’ extraordinary shove on Jonas Eidevall at full time within the ladies’s league cup ultimate was sparked by a touchline bust-up over the match ball only a minute earlier , it emerged in the present day

This is the moment that shows why Emma Hayes was left fuming with Jonas Eidevall (right in the camel coloured coat)

This is the second that reveals why Emma Hayes was left fuming with Jonas Eidevall (proper within the camel colored coat)

Eidevall clashed with Chelsea's Erin Cuthbert during the match over use of the match balls

Eidevall clashed with Chelsea’s Erin Cuthbert in the course of the match over use of the match balls 

Jonas Eidevall was then shouting and Emma Hayes turned towards him

Jonas Eidevall was then shouting and Emma Hayes turned in direction of him

‘I simply checked in along with her, how she is doing and telling her that we gained and understanding a bit bit concerning the subsequent steps, however I haven’t got any medical replace.

‘She goes to journey again with the crew and after that we’ll present an replace.’

The cause for Maanum’s collapse continues to be unknown however she was mentioned to be responsive and speaking after the sport and can proceed to be monitored by Arsenal’s medical crew.

The Gunners went on to beat Chelsea in extra-time, with Stina Blackstenius netting the winner within the 116th minute.

‘This might be one of many hardest conditions as a result of it appears very scary when Frida goes down,’ Eidevall mentioned.

‘Immediately after the sport, we do not care about successful, we care about Frida – that’s most vital,’ the Arsenal boss added.

‘But there was nothing we might do to manage that scenario, we are able to focus on soccer, and we needed to make Frida a champion.

England ahead Alessia Russo, who got here on in her place, added: ‘It’s devastating to see one in all your team-mates go down like that. We’re all wishing and praying that she’s OK.

‘I believe it was written within the stars that her finest mate went and scored the winner for her. Frida is a large participant and performs with each little bit of her physique. She did that in the present day. We simply hope she’s OK.’

Norwegian ladies’s nationwide crew coach Gemma Grainger mentioned: ‘We are very unhappy. Our medical equipment is in dialogue with Arsenal and can observe her carefully. We ship her heat ideas and our greatest needs.’

It is not known if the friend who told Maanum's mother is her partner Emma Lennartsson, (pictured together) a Swedish footballer who plays with Linkoping FC

It just isn’t recognized if the good friend who advised Maanum’s mom is her accomplice Emma Lennartsson, (pictured collectively) a Swedish footballer who performs with Linkoping FC 

Maanum collapsed to the turf in the 95th minute of the League Cup final at Molineux

Maanum collapsed to the turf within the ninety fifth minute of the League Cup ultimate at Molineux 

She was immediately attended to by club doctors and paramedics, who rushed onto the pitch

She was instantly attended to by membership medical doctors and paramedics, who rushed onto the pitch

The 24-year-old left on a stretcher with a oxygen mask, but did not need CPR

The 24-year-old left on a stretcher with a oxygen masks, however didn’t want CPR

Emma Hayes’ extraordinary shove on Eidevall at full time within the ladies’s league cup ultimate was sparked by a touchline bust-up over the match ball only a minute earlier, it emerged in the present day. 

Chelsea’s boss, 47, pushed her Arsenal counterpart, 41, after his crew’s 1-0 win and later blasted his ‘male aggression’, insisting the nudge was her standing up for her gamers – not bitter grapes.

New footage from the a hundred and twentieth minute of the match reveals the incident that left Emma Hayes raging at Jonas Eidevall.

Chelsea midfielder Erin Cuthbert had rushed to take a throw-in late in further time – and a row ensued.

Cuthbert had tried to make use of a brand new ball however Eidevall had tried to cease her as a result of the ultimate was not being performed with a multi-ball system – at Chelsea’s behest – that means she needed to acquire the unique ball that had gone out of play earlier than she might restart the sport.

When the ultimate whistle went seconds later, a celebrating Eidevall went to shake Hayes’ hand – however the Chelsea supervisor was seen pointing at her counterpart earlier than giving him a great shove within the abdomen.

Emma Hayes appears to shove Jonas Eidevall following Arsenal's Conti Cup win over Chelsea

Emma Hayes seems to shove Jonas Eidevall following Arsenal’s Conti Cup win over Chelsea 

The Chelsea boss throws an angry accusing finger in the direction of her rival after the game

The Chelsea boss throws an indignant accusing finger within the route of her rival after the sport 

Emma Hayes walks away following the altercation

Emma Hayes walks away following the altercation

After the match, Eidevall defined that he believed Hayes’ anger stemmed from the incident between him and Erin Cuthbert.

He defined: ‘Arsenal needed it to be performed with a multi-ball system, Chelsea needed it to be performed with a one ball system. Therefore the ultimate was performed with a one ball system.

‘That incident… the ball will get kicked away and Chelsea desires to take a brand new ball to throw a fast throw in and I mentioned ‘you guys needed to play with one ball, now we have to get that ball’. Of course Erin does not get completely satisfied over that, I did not say something extra in that scenario.

‘If we determine to play with one ball we play with one ball. I wish to play with multi-ball, the sport is fast, however they did not need to do it and you’ll’t do it when it fits you.

‘I believe there’s undoubtedly a approach you behave within the technical space, there’s additionally a approach you behave after the sport, being a great winner, however you additionally must be a great loser and be accountable in each these conditions. I’m pleased with the best way I conduct myself and others have to look within the mirror and see in the event that they’re pleased with themselves.’

Arsenal's Frida Maanum is stable after collapsing during the Women's League Cup final

Arsenal’s Frida Maanum is steady after collapsing in the course of the Women’s League Cup ultimate

Hayes was completely fuming with Eidevall after the match – however mentioned she hoped they might converse when issues had calmed down.

‘I believe there is a solution to conduct your self on the touchline, I actually do,’ Hayes mentioned.

‘I believe it is completely important that we function mannequin in the suitable approach. I’m not down for male aggression on the contact line.

‘I’m actually not, and fronting as much as gamers, for me, that is unacceptable. I’m disenchanted and I advised Jonas that.

‘I do not assume it is OK to behave like that. He acquired a yellow card and he ought to have in all probability been despatched off.

‘I’m all for competing to win, I’ve by no means been booked in 12 years, my time right here, I completely settle for he is a winner and desires to win however his behaviour on the touchline wasn’t acceptable.

‘The approach he fronted as much as Erin I did not assume was acceptable.

‘I used to be clear with him, I didn’t assume it was acceptable. It’s not the primary time he is been advised about his behaviour on the touchline. I need to say congratulations to Arsenal. They’ve gained and I do not need the speaking level to be about that.’

When Eidevall was advised Hayes had used the phrases ‘male aggression’ to explain his behaviour, the Arsenal boss responded by saying: ‘I believe that is a really irresponsible approach of labelling the behaviour that I had. I do not assume it is the reality.

‘I undoubtedly do not see me as aggressive in that scenario, I believe that is very irresponsible placing that label onto it’.

The Gunners went on to beat Chelsea in extra-time, with Stina Blackstenius netting the winner within the 116th minute.