After catching coronavirus, Diego Latorre was hospitalized and gave details of his health status from the clinic The former soccer player and current commentator entered the Los Arcos Sanatorium in the Federal Capital on Tuesday.
A few days after it was confirmed that he had been infected with the coronavirus, Diego Latorre had to be hospitalized after his condition worsened. During this Tuesday, the former soccer player and current soccer commentator for the ESPN network entered a sanatorium in the Federal Capital due to mild pneumonia and high fever.
It was Latorre himself who communicated it through his social networks. Lying on the bed in his room, with his mask on, one of the most recognized faces of football broadcasts told how his health is. “Hey guys, how are you. Here I am, admitted to the Los Arcos Sanatorium with mild pneumonia, ”said the former player who emerged in the lower divisions of Boca. And he added: “I did the studies and the general picture is good, so let’s move forward.”
After knowing that his daughter tested positive for coronavirus, it was confirmed that the 1991 Copa América champion striker with the Argentine team led by Alfio Basile also contracted the disease. Lola Latorre, Cantando 2020 participant, shares a team with Lucas Spadafora and coach Natalia Cociuffo: all three were infected.
As of this news, both Diego and the journalist Yanina Latorre, his wife, took the precaution of isolating themselves and not going to their places of work.
Precisely, this Tuesday morning, the Gambetita couple told details of how the family was going through the isolation after the positive of the daughter of the marriage. “Diego is hospitalized, he’s fine. I told them that today he had gotten up worse, he did not have a good day, he felt very bad all day, “he explained.
“He was very sleepy, he had cold dogs, his fever began to rise. His doctor activated the protocol and they took him to Los Arcos, ”added Yanina on the Los Angeles de la Mañana program that is broadcast on Channel 13.
In dialogue with her co-workers, Yanina gave details of the exams that her husband performed once he entered the medical institute located in the Palermo neighborhood. “They did the studies. The CT (Computerized Axial Tomography) showed that he has mild pneumonia, but he oxygenates well and vital signs are fine. You don’t have to have a respirator or anything, but hey, it’s pneumonia and it’s been several days since you’ve had Covid. ”
At the same time, Yanina said that her children are saddened by the situation their father is going through. “He feels guilty because he says she infected him,” Latorre’s wife said of Lola’s feelings. “Dieguito is distraught, I am too. Now I hope that everything is calm here. I hope to be well to take care of my children and that Diego recovers soon and can return home, “he added.
Before confirming that he was positive for COVID-19, the former Racing attacker was absent from the ESPN Fútbol Club program that he shares on Mondays with Alejandro Fantino, Mariano Closs, Oscar Ruggeri and Miguel Simón. In addition, it was not part of the game in the broadcasts of the last matches for the group stage of the Copa Libertadores.
Diego Latorre was hospitalized for coronavirus after suffering respiratory complications
The former footballer suffers from pneumonia, although at the moment it is mild. For prevention, he entered the Sanatorio de los Arcos
l Like José María Listorti (47) and Germán Martitegui (54), Diego Latorre (51) had to be hospitalized for mild pneumonia after testing positive for coronavirus.
In the last hours, the ex-footballer recorded a video from the Sanatorio de Los Arcos communicating the news and bringing peace of mind to his more than 330,000 Instagram followers.
“Well, studying English. Today I’m more or less but hey, go ahead …”, the sports commentator had started saying from the privacy of his home.
However, his condition worsened and in the afternoon, the husband of Yanina Latorre (51) left his home and went to the aforementioned medical center, where he was finally hospitalized.
“Hello, people, how are you. Here I am, admitted to the Sanatorio de Los Arcos with a picture of mild pneumonia,” Diego said in a video that he uploaded to his Instagram stories.
And he continued, with a good demeanor and a kind of smile on his face: “I did my studies and the general picture is good, so let’s move on.”
For her part, Yanina, who hours ago had said that Diego’s condition had worsened and that her voice had even “changed”, also took to the networks to provide details of her husband’s hospitalization.
“I’m receiving a lot of messages … Well, Diego is admitted, he’s fine, in Los Arcos … I told them this morning that he had gotten up worse, he didn’t have a good day, he felt very bad all the day “, he began by describing the panel
“I’m receiving a lot of messages … Well, Diego is admitted, he’s fine, in Los Arcos … I told them this morning that he had gotten up worse, he didn’t have a good day, he felt very bad all the day “, began by describing the panelist from Los Angeles de la Mañana (El Trece, Monday through Friday at 11).
And she mentioned all the symptoms presented by her husband and father of her two children Lola (19) and Diego (16): “He was very sleepy, he had cold pooches, his fever began to rise so well, his doctor activated the protocol and they took him to Los Arcos. ”
The journalist also clarified that, being a close contact, she must remain isolated and, therefore, cannot accompany her husband. “They did the studies. The CAT (computerized axial tomography) came out that he has mild pneumonia, but he oxygenates well and vital signs are fine. He didn’t have a respirator or anything, but hey, it’s pneumonia and it’s been several days since has Covid, “he added in another story.
In addition, Yanina said that Diego is being controlled, given the medication, and that her children, like her, are not having a good time at all. “Lola feels guilty because she says she infected it,” he said about his heir, who contracted the virus days ago, and is one of the confirmed cases within Cantando 2020 (El Trece, Monday to Friday at 10:30 p.m.).
“Dieguito is anguished, so am I. Now I hope that everything is calm here and that I will be well to take care of my children and that Diego recovers soon and can go home. I have a bitterness. It is not my best moment or my best night and as I saw that Diego uploaded a story and told it, I will tell you a bit, “she concluded bitterly.