The player of “Milan” Ivan Strinic said that he had to suspend his career because of heart problems. During a physical check-up the player was diagnosed with “first-degree cardiac hypertrophy “.

The defender has to undergo several more medical examinations. Until then any type of physical activities in not recommended for him.

Ivan Strinic won the silver medal of the World Championship 2018 in Russia as part of the Croatian national team. Football player took part in six games within the tournament, including the final match against the French national team.

The defender moved to Milan in the summer as a free agent and did not take part in the pre-season matches.

The Croatian national team managed to reach the final in the last World Championships for the first time in its history, in which it lost to France (2: 4). Previously, the team’s best achievement at the tournament was the third place (1998).