Antonio Puerta Death Cause and Date

Antonio Puerta's Death

Born (Birthday) November 26, 1984

Death Date August 28, 2007

Age of Death 22 years

Cause of Death Cardiovascular Disease

Profession Soccer Player

The soccer player Antonio Puerta died at the age of 22. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former win back who played for Sevilla from 2004 to 2007. After going into cardiac arrest during the middle of a 2007 game, he died of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia at the age of 22.

He was born Antonio José Puerta Pérez in Sevilla Spain.

“The death was caused by postanoxic encephalopathy and a multiple failure of his organs caused by the prolonged cardiac arrest that provoked his admission to hospital.” Puerta’s body will now be taken to the Sánchez Pizjuán, where fans will be able to pay their respects before he is buried on Thursday.