Arsenal Star’s Leg Might Get Amputated | Photos

Must Read

Kwankwaso Is The Most Selfish Person I Know: Ganduje

  Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano, has described his predecessor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, as the most selfish person he knows. Ganduje had...

Southwest Governors, FG Reach Agreement On Amotekun

  The federal government and southwest governors have reached an agreement to draw up a legal framework for the Western...

I Have Made Plans To Fumigate Nigeria: Ned Nwoko

  Ned Nwoko, a former senator representing Delta-north and husband of Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels says has revealed his plans...

Amotekun Remains Illegal: AGF Malami

Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation, says the regional security outfit established by governors of the south-west code named...

We Are Working Hard To Avoid Spread Of Lassa Fever: Governors

  The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) says states are taking precautionary measures to ensure the outbreak of Lassa fever, a...
The Spanish midfielder has struggled through a hellish year, and could have had his foot amputated following the severity of his injury.

 
Injury-ravaged Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has revealed that he almost lost his foot during his lay-off.
The talented 32-year-old has not played for Arsenal since October 2016, but his problems go back further, with the 11 months leading up to that proving equally hellish.
Achilles tendonitis has been the problem, with the former Villarreal star suffering from the condition on two separate occasions. The second bout is still keeping him out of action and almost cost him his foot due to infection.
The midfielder has undergone eight separate surgeries since his initial Achilles injury, and has even needed to cover the grisly wound with the skin from his arm.
And Cazorla has shed light on his injury nightmare in an interview with Spanish newspaper Marca .
Cazorla told the newspaper: “The doctor told me if I was able to walk with my kid on the garden I should be thankful.
“The problem was that it did not heal and the wounds would reopen, become infected.”
Cazorla worked with Spanish doctor Mikel Sanchez throughout his nightmare, with the specialist apparently claiming he had never seen such a case in his career.
“He saw that I had a tremendous infection, that I had damaged part of the bone and damaged the Achilles tendon,”Cazorla added.
It remains to be seen whether Cazorla will ever be able to get back to his very best, but he is said to be targeting a return in January.

Source:

- Advertisement -

1 COMMENT

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -