Daley back in action a er his heart scare
Amsterdam – Ajax Amsterdam defender Daley Blind returned to action for the first time since undergoing a heart operation by making a substitute appearance in Wednesday’s 3-0 Dutch Cup win over Vitesse Arnhem.
Blind was diagnosed with heart muscle inflammation after suffering from dizziness in a Champions League game against Valencia in December.
The 29-year-old Dutchman was fitted with a subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator, which sends electrical pulses to regulate abnormal heart rhythms. he returned to training last week.
“I am really happy to be back on the pitch,” said Blind, who came off the bench in the 77th minute. –