Kenny Sansom Arsenal legend battered by alcohol: Fighting for Life in a Hospital
Kenny Sansom Arsenal legend battered by alcohol, which led him to fall and seriously injure his head.
The ex-England star, 61 years old, has battled with alcohol problems in the past. Kenny has been unable to help the police with their enquiries while having treatment in the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Mail Online reports.
His family are said to be keeping a close eye right by his bedside.
Kenny has suffered a series of health problems linked to his battle for alcohol since retiring from football in the 1990s.
He made 394 appearances at Arsenal between 1980 and 1988.
Kenny is currently ill in hospital. He is being well cared for and does not have COVID-19. Kenny’s family and close friends kindly ask the media to respect his and their privacy, plus that of the healthcare workers treating Kenny.
— Kenny Sansom (@KennySansom03) May 15, 2020