NEWCASTLE's home game against Tottenham was halted after a fan was believed to have suffered a suspected heart attack.
Spurs star Eric Dier ran over to the dugout to ask for a medical staffer to bring a defibrillator onto the pitch.
A defibrillator was then quickly called for and taken to the other side of the pitch Credit: Getty
The crowd alerted the referee and players that a fan had been taken ill Credit: Reuters
One of the medical team then sprinted onto the pitch with the defibrillator Credit: Reuters
The England centre-half had been alerted to the incident by team-mate Sergio Reguilon.
The players were then told to go to the sidelines.
The incident happened two minutes before half-time, with Tottenham 2-1 up at St James's Park.
The players were then told to return to the changing room as treatment was being administered.
The crowd and players reacted swiftly to call for medical attention, and the referee Andre Marriner soon realised it was a medical emergency.
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