Sean Cox To Attend Charity Legends Recreation In His Honour
Liverpool supporter, Sean Cox, will go away his hospital environment for the primary time since his assault, to attend a charity soccer match organized in his honour.
This Friday, April 12, a workforce of Republic of Eire legends will face a workforce of Liverpool legends within the Aviva Stadium to boost cash for the Sean Cox Rehabilitation Fund.
Mr Cox was attacked outdoors Anfield previous to Liverpool’s Champions League semi-final in opposition to Roma final April. He suffered critical mind accidents and is at present being cared for on the Nationwide Rehabilitation Hospital in Dun Laoghaire.
Talking on Newstalk Breakfast this morning, Mr Cox’s good friend, Stephen Felle, confirmed that the Meath native will attend that recreation on Friday evening.
“It’s going to be Seán Cox’s first transfer outdoors a medical setting in nearly 12 months, so it’s very particular for the household, and it’s very emotional for Martina. I used to be talking to her this morning and I mentioned ‘does Seán know he’s going?’ and he or she mentioned he does.
“She retains reminding him and he retains smiling and he can’t wait. So he’s going to be within the Aviva on Friday.”
Affirmation that Niall Quinn might be a part of the Republic of Eire XI for Sean Cox Fundraiser in opposition to Liverpool Legends on April 12
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Mr Felle additionally defined that the 53-year-old is anticipated to depart the Nationwide Rehabilitation Hospital in June and return to the UK for additional care.
A number of legends of the sport are set to participate this Friday with Robbie Keane main out an Irish workforce that features Ray Houghton, Niall Quinn and Kevin Kilbane whereas Ian Rush, Djibril Cisse and Robbie Fowler are amongst these lining out for Liverpool.
Phil Babb, Jason McAteer, John Aldridge, Ronnie Whelan and Robbie Keane will symbolize each groups on the evening.