PETERBOROUGH star Danny Lloyd had a weird harm scare after his NECK collided with a goalpost.
The 26-year-old had tried to transform a cross of their FA Cup fourth spherical tie with Leicester Metropolis.
With Posh Three-Zero down after simply 29 minutes, he was trying to get the house facet again within the tie.
However the ball clearly hit his arm from the cross, earlier than he careered in direction of the goalpost head first.
Left midfielder Lloyd ducked his head out of the best way simply on the proper second although, however that didn’t save his neck from crunching in opposition to the upright.
It initially appeared as if his head took the blow, however replays confirmed it was actually his neck that had taken the brunt.
Lloyd was handled for a number of minutes by the London Street medical crew and was not shifting for just a few moments, earlier than he stirred and moved his legs round.
The previous Lincoln, Flyde and Stockport was clearly in ache from the bash.
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However after a minute or so of therapy he was again on his toes and despatched to the sidelines for a last inspection from the medical crew.
Leicester had taken the simple cruise down the A47 and took an early lead by means of Fousseni Diabate, earlier than Kelechi Iheanacho netted a second and a 3rd.
In an interview with the Impartial, Lloyd revealed how he went from working for the waste disposal agency Biffa and thought of making a crack on the massive time on Jamie Vardy’s actuality TV present V9 Academy.
He mentioned:”The Subsequent Jamie Vardy featured on Sky and now right here I’m probably taking part in in opposition to him in entrance of the BT cameras just a few months later. It’s actually mad.
“Don’t get me mistaken, the academy is an excellent thought and it’s nice that Jamie hasn’t forgotten the place he’s come from.
“I’ve performed in opposition to him as soon as earlier than within the Convention Nationwide after I was at Lincoln and he was at Fleetwood.
“Non-league is simply as robust as they are saying, but it surely’s a significantly better normal than most individuals recognise. I’ve all the time needed to be within the Soccer League, although. It’s been my dream.”
Andrew Hughes then bought the house facet again into the sport, together with his scrambled end from a nook discovering its well past Ben Hamer.
However the Foxes ended up wiping the ground with their League One opponents, as Diabate grabbed a second of his personal on 87 minutes and Wilfried Ndidi polished off with a fifth in harm time.