"Tell about the disease: ”Normally, one is dead after a few years”"
"In ten years time, the former IFK Gothenburg midfielder Stefan Lindqvist, 51, has lived with the disease ALS."
"In the podcast Lundh, he talks about how it feels to know that he is about to die."
"– In the professional sport faced many opponents who were not impossible to defeat, but this one knows that it is not possible, " he says."
"With Stefan Lindqvist in the midfield experienced IFK Gothenburg a heyday in the early 1990s."
"in 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995 and 1996, won the team relegated and in 1994 won the group in the Champions League prior to their first of the season Barcelona, Manchester United and Galatasaray. In the quarter final, however, Bayern Munich too hard."
"ten years Ago, back sufferers Lindqvist of förlamningssjukdomen ALS, a disease that cannot be cured. He talks about the disease in Olof His podcast Lundh."
" It started in 2008 with I lost the power in his right shoulder. I thought it was some nerve that was pinched, I was of the Sward (Leif, sports physician), and x-rayed. He also believed that it was, but then it was a lot of ryggmärgsprovet and such, and it was noted some years later that it was ALS, " he says and continues:"
"– however, I had a very lucky, normally the one is dead after a couple of years. I still have it in ten years."
"”often Hear people talk '"
"He says that he eats medications to relieve the discomfort, but there is no cure that can make a completely healthy."
"Lundh: You yourself said that you would have been dead by now. How do you cope with death waiting?"
"– You can hear people talking, and more and more openly talk about diseases and mental illness, it is not taboo anymore. It is clear that it is a hassle. During their sports career faced many opponents who were not impossible to defeat, but this one knows that it is not possible. Not even in all cases, " he says."
"Lindqvist says that he lost muscle mass and that's have deteriorated since he got ALS. In addition, he has been forced to lay off two big hobbies; tennis, and golf."