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Sean Cox: Liverpool supporter to leave hospital for first time since suffering serious injury to attend legends match on Friday

Sean Cox: Liverpool supporter to leave hospital for first time since suffering serious injury to attend legends match on Friday

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fundraiser A Roma supporter was jailed earlier this year for his attack on Mr Cox that left the Dunboyne man with catastrophic head injuries Sean Cox, the Liverpool supporter who suffered catastrophic head injuries in an attack by Roma fans last April, will leave hospital for the first time to attend a charity match organised to raise funds for his treatment. Mr Cox was assaulted before Liverpool’s Champions League semi-final match at Anfield 12 months ago. Mr Cox has been under care since the assault last April The Dunboyne man suffered a bleed on his brain after impact injuries to his head, and he required emergency surgery. Mr Cox spent months receiving specialist neurological care at Dublin’s Beaumont Hospital, before being transferred to
Wales squad: Gareth Bale called up by Ryan Giggs despite suffering injury while playing for Real Madrid

Wales squad: Gareth Bale called up by Ryan Giggs despite suffering injury while playing for Real Madrid

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confirmed Bale is expected to be fit for Wales' first Euro 2020 qualifier against Slovakia on March 24 Ryan Giggs has included Gareth Bale in Wales’ squad for their opening Euro 2020 qualifier despite him currently being sidelined through injury. Bale, the Real Madrid forward, turned his ankle in the closing moments of the club’s Champions League defeat to Ajax and sat out their 4-1 LaLiga defeat of Valladolid on Sunday. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 CARFAN CYMRU Here's Ryan Giggs' squad to face 🇹🇹 & 🇸🇰#TheRedWall pic.twitter.com/xbCYOg9zT2 — Wales 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 (@Cymru) March 12, 2019 Rotherham midfielder Will Vaulks i...
West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini set for injury return against Fulham

West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini set for injury return against Fulham

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He's back The Argentine playmaker has not played for the Hammers since May due to a serious knee injury West Ham playmaker Manuel Lanzini could make his long-awaited injury return against Fulham on Friday night. The Argentine has been sidelined since suffering a serious knee injury while on international duty before the 2018 World Cup. Manuel Lanzini has not played for West Ham since May But Lanzini has been training for the past two weeks and is in contention for Fulham’s visit to the London Stadium. West Ham have received another injury boost after Samir Nasri recovered from a calf problem. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini: ”Maybe Lanzini and Nasri can be included on the squad list. “They worked not only today but they ...
Vancouver Canucks' Jake Virtanen to miss one month with rib injury

Vancouver Canucks' Jake Virtanen to miss one month with rib injury

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Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Vancouver Canucks forward Jake Virtanen will miss at least one month due to a fractured rib, head coach Travis Green announced Monday. The 22-year-old forward suffered the injury against the Anaheim Ducks on Feb. 13. Virtanen collided with Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf in the first period of the Canucks' 1-0 loss. Virtanen has career highs in goals (12) and points (22) this season. The Canucks drafted Virtanen with the No. 6 overall pick in the 2014 NHL Draft. He has 56 points (29 goals, 27 assists) in 198 career games with Vancouver. Forward Ryan Spooner, acquired by the Canucks in a trade with the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday, could replace Virtanen in the starting lineup. Vancouver sent Sam Gagner in the deal. Spooner practiced with the team Monday. The Canucks (26-27-7) t...
Harry Kane: Tottenham striker out until March with ankle injury

Harry Kane: Tottenham striker out until March with ankle injury

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Tottenham striker Harry Kane will be out until March after injuring ankle ligaments in Sunday's 1-0 Premier League defeat by Manchester United.Spurs say the England captain, 25, will return to training in early March.Kane, Tottenham's top scorer this season with 20 goals, is likely to miss both legs of the Champions League last-16 tie with Borussia Dortmund. He will also be unavailable for the second leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final against Chelsea on 24 January.Kane injured his left ankle when he was caught between United's Phil Jones and Victor Lindelof late in the game at Wembley.Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino said after the match: "It was a clear foul on Harry Kane, a big hit. [Re...