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Wolves Striker Jimenez Leaves Hospital After Surgery

FILE: Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Mexican striker Raul Jimenez celebrates after scoring the opening aim of the English Premier League soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Burnley on the Molineux stadium in Wolverhampton, central England on September 16, 2018.
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Wolves striker Raul Jimenez has left hospital after struggling a fractured cranium in a conflict of heads with Arsenal’s David Luiz, the Premier League membership introduced on Tuesday.

The 29-year-old wanted surgical procedure after sustaining the horrific damage in his aspect’s victory towards Arsenal on the Emirates Stadium final week.

An announcement on Wolves’ Twitter feed mentioned: “Some good news from over the weekend… Raul Jimenez has been discharged from hospital and is now resting at home with his family.”

Speaking about his participant final week, Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo expressed confidence the Mexico worldwide would be capable to resume his profession.

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“I am positive he’s going to come back,” mentioned Nuno. “He’s going to come back. What the medical team did was amazing — both teams, Arsenal’s and ours. This is why we trust them and we thank them so much.

“This is what the doctor insists to me — first days are crucial. He was really well taken care of on the pitch and during the journey in the ambulance.

“There was not even a moment when he was not being given oxygen so this is what determines the next steps to take.”

Jimenez posted a message on Twitter a day after sustaining the damage, saying: “Thanks for your support messages. I will be under observation and I hope to return to the pitch soon.”

 

AFP

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