LIAM JONES needed to be rushed to hospital after being concerned in a nasty conflict of heads throughout Carlton’s Australian Soccer League conflict in opposition to North Melbourne.
The 28-year-old left the sphere on a stretcher the place he underwent scans on his head and neck after colliding with Cameron Zurhaar as each males tried to catch the ball.
Jones laid immobile on the bottom after being knocked out because of the incident as medics rushed to his aide at Marvel Stadium.
Whereas Zurhaar suffered a nasty minimize on the aspect of his head as he was left lined in blood as he required stitches to shut the sizeable wound.
However fortunately the 20-year-old was capable of return to the match, the place he helped his aspect thrash the Blues in a one-sided affair.
Carlton boss Brendan Bolton mentioned of Jones’ harm: “Jones has gone to hospital. We’re unsure at this stage.
“He’s acquired wonderful braveness. He performs for the jumper. We’re actually hopeful he’s OK.”
The membership later revealed on social media after the match that the participant was to be discharged shortly after scans revealed he was away from any critical accidents.
They tweeted: “Jonesy has undergone scans and has been cleared of any head or neck accidents.
“He will likely be discharged from hospital shortly.”
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Followers had been left delighted by the membership’s assertion, as one tweeted: “This has made my entire day.. it regarded so unhealthy.. that is nice information.”
One other commented: “One of many solely blokes in our aspect who places his head over the ball!! Nicely completed Jonesy you.”
Whereas one other merely said: “That collision with Zurhaar was simply brutal, glad he is alright.