LONDON—England defender Luke Shaw alleviated considerations about his well being after receiving prolonged therapy on the sector following a collision throughout a recreation towards Spain on Saturday.
“Thanks for all of the love and assist I’m doing positive and am in the very best arms,” a publish from Shaw’s Twitter account stated after England’s 2-1 loss within the UEFA Nations League recreation. “I’m a fighter so I will probably be again quickly!”
England coach Gareth Southgate stated it was “troublesome to inform” if Shaw was knocked unconscious at Wembley Stadium, however added that the left again would proceed to be assessed by medics in a single day.
“He’s sat up within the dressing room speaking and appears pretty comfy,” Southgate stated. “It was a nasty trying fall and collision.”
The incident occurred in the beginning of the second half. Shaw related with a header as he challenged Dani Carvajal for the ball however collided with the Spain defender, fell backward and his head bounced off the bottom. Shaw gave the impression to be sporting an oxygen masks as he was stabilized on a stretcher after which wheeled off the sector.
Shaw was making his first England begin since dealing with Switzerland in September 2015, per week earlier than his double leg break in a Champions League match whereas enjoying for Manchester United.
Shaw arrange Marcus Rashford’s opener within the 11th minute however Spain scored twice in 20 minutes to safe the victory.
England was despatched to its first aggressive dwelling loss in 11 years.