Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas is going through a difficult time. His wife Sara Carbonero, the star of the Spanish TV, has a serious illness. It is through a poignant message published on her Instagram account that she has unveiled her illness to the general public. The featured presenter said she had cancer in a “malignant ovarian tumor.”
Sara will obviously have a lot of chances to cope because the disease was detected relatively early . She also said that she was undergoing treatment and that she had to fight again “for a few months against the disease” .
Even if Casillas evolves for some seasons on the side of Portugal in the prestigious club of FC Porto, it remains nonetheless that the goalkeeper is quite popular Spanish as well as his wife. The couple is very admired by fans, friends and acquaintances. Since then, many of them have sent messages of support and compassion to Sara Carbonero and Iker Casillas.
Several Spanish celebrities and anonymous people were quick to express their full support to the couple on hearing this sad news. Carles Puyol, former captain of Barcelona, the rival of Casillas, sent him a message of support: “Courage, I have no doubt that everything will be fine. A calm sea has never made a good sailor. “
A sports journalist in Spain was good enough to confide in Ms Casillas’ state of mind after learning what was happening to her: “I am calm and confident that everything will be fine. I know the road will be difficult, but also that it will end well, “ she said.