American journalist Grant Wahl dies after collapsing at Qatar World Cup
Prominent American journalist Grant Wahl has died in Qatar after collapsing while covering the World Cup
sparking an outpouring of shock and grief across the sports world
Wahl "became sick" in the press area, where he received "urgent medical treatment on site," according to Qatar's World Cup organisers on Saturday
According to a representative for the Supreme Court Committee for Delivery and Legacy
the organisation in charge of organising the competition, he was afterwards transported to Hamad General Hospital.
Before being sent to the hospital, he received treatment "for around 20–25 minutes" in the stadium. Keir Radnedge, a World Soccer Magazine columnist,
He had expressed feeling unwell in a Futbol with Grant Wahl episode that was released just days before he passed away on December 6.