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Sports News of Tuesday, 30 June 2020


Ex-Liverpool player, Wisdom, hospitalized after being stabbed

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A former Liverpool player, Andre Wisdom, was has been hospitalized after being attacked and stabbed during a visit to his family.

Wisdom went to see a family member in Toxteth, Liverpool, after representing his current club, Derby County over the weekend.

Euro Sport reports that the player was attacked as he made his way back to the car.

He is currently in a stable condition in the hospital.

A Derby statement reads: "Derby County Football Club can confirm that Andre Wisdom has been the victim of an unprovoked assault and robbery.

"He sustained injuries which resulted in him being admitted to hospital, where he is in a stable condition.

"Merseyside police are investigating and the club will focus its efforts on supporting Andre and his family. Therefore we will not be making any further comment at this time."

Wisdom came through the ranks at Liverpool and left for Derby in 2017, having previously spent time at the club on loan from Anfield.

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