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‘He’s Able To Speak About It’ – Hull City Issue Update On Ryan Mason’s Condition After Midfielder Visited In Hospital By Gary Cahill And John Terry

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Just as they promised they would, Hull City have offered an update on Ryan Mason's condition after the midfielder suffered a fractured skullin an aerial collision with Gary Cahill during Sunday's game against Chelsea.

After being taken straight to hospital and undergoing surgery, Mason is now in a stable condition and recuperating well.

Burnley’s Ben Mee blocks point-blank shot with his head

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In a move vaguely reminiscent of John Terry's trout dive, Burnley defender Ben Mee put his skull directly in the line of fire during his side's 1-0 loss to Reading on Friday. After finding himself on the ground and right in front of Noel Hunt's shot directly in front of an empty net, Mee put his head right in front of the ball as Hunt kicked it to block the shot.

Videos

Video: Former Chelsea man Didier Drogba knocks out opponent, visits him in hospital

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Didier Drogba might have left behind the physicality of the Premier League, but it's now defenders in Turkey who have to contend with his brute force. A good case in point: on Monday night the Galatasaray striker hospitalised Orduspor's David Barral in an accidental clash of heads. In his efforts to get a trademark Drogba [.

Alright... let's talk about it.

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My player ratings will go up soon at MLSS and I'm sure you'll also have some questions for me here. Here's a lightning round Top 4 List before we go to the tube:1 - We need to start getting it through our national soccer skull that there is no such thing as sitting on a lead in a 4-3-3 system. That defeats the entire tactical purpose.

Police arrest 10-year-old boy for kick to the head in Hong Kong youth match

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A 10-year-old player of Hong Kong-based English Schools Federation Lions has been arrested by police for kicking an opponent in the head during a match. Footage of the incident shows the youngster lining up what appears to be a big hoof upfield... before opting to clear the skull of a Kitchee Escola player rather than [.

Police arrest 10-year-old boy for kick to the head in Hong Kong youth match

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A 10-year-old player of Hong Kong-based English Schools Federation Lions has been arrested by police for kicking an opponent in the head during a match. Footage of the incident shows the youngster lining up what appears to be a big hoof upfield... before opting to clear the skull of a Kitchee Escola player rather than [.

Snapshot: Borussia Dortmund Fans Perform Impressive ‘Skull’ Tifo Before Pulverising Wolfsburg (Video)

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By Chris Wright

Spotted (you'd be hard-pressed to miss it) in the Sudtribune Stand at the Westfalenstadion last weekend, Borussia Dortmund fans put on quite a show with a colossal 'skull' tifo display ahead of their game against Wolfsburg here's the video, along with a brief 'Making Of' segment.

Liverpool

Raul Meireles Tattoos

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Out of all of the top footballers Raul Meireles seems to have some of the best body art and tattoos on show so I've decided to show a few pictures of various parts of his body complete with tattoo.
Many footballers choose to have tattoos on their bodies nowadays with it seemingly a very modern trend I can't really remember footballers from the 70′s displaying any kind of bodyart, perhaps its a new trend.

The key to Andy Carroll’s recent success is Jordan Henderson’s hair gel

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It's no secret that Andy Carroll's 42 performances in a Liverpool shirt this season have been largely forgettable, but his presence has been critical to success in the last two outings: he headed in a late winner in the 3-2 win over Blackburn, and his skull was also responsible for the goal that put the Anfield side through to the FA Cup Final.

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Mon Feb 20 Update

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- This week the Fire will travel to Charleston and compete in their first competition. We will probably see the team looking a little more like game day than before. Hopefully we see answers to alot of the questions that have been asked by critics, like me.

- According to many reports these past few days, Adolfo "El Bofo" Bautista has been rumored to be coming to the Fire.

Accidental Exposure

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Only at West Ham United could the much heralded launch of the the new home and away kit- complete with countdown clock scheduled for 9.30 tomorrow morning- be scuppered by an enterprising Hammers fan who had the genius insight to type '2011/12 kit' into the search engine on the new online site. I mean seriously, doesn't every e-commerce package have a fail-safe time and date release mechanism that should make this kind of slip impossible?

Bundesliga

They Killed Santa

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It's a bit fitting that the skull n'crossbones club would be the killjoys of Christmas and take out Santa, and that's what we have from St. Pauli. Though they might be saviors for those of us who've seriously contemplated carving out the portion of our brains which replays Christmas music with the nearest set of utensils, plastic and plastique acceptable.

Bowing Down To Dortmund

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This looks a bit like the type of thing you'd see on the brown side of Hamburg, or perhaps an unveiling from the artistic playgrounds of Berlin, but it's came to us via Dortmund. And there's little to say it's brilliant.

Now all they need to do is combine the skull and crown and they'll take over the world.

The Rest

Hull City Confirm Ryan Mason In ‘Stable Condition’ After Suffering Fractured Skull In Collision With Chelsea’s Gary Cahill

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Hull City have confirmed that Ryan Mason is now in a "stable condition" in hospital after suffering a fractured skull during Sunday's game against Chelsea.

Mason was involved in a gruesome (though completely accidental) clash of heads with Gary Cahill that left the Chelsea defender groggyand the Hull midfielder flat out on the turf.

Sounders And Sporting KC Draw 1-1

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Patrick Ianni's goal may be overshadowed by complaints about the adjudicating of the match, it should not be. The moment of magic tied Seattle Sounders FC with Sporting KC in a match where both team finished a chance and both teams were inches away from a winning goal. The 1-1 draw was fair.

Seattle busted out a conventional diamond that did some unique things.

DTotD: An overhead kick to the throat in MLS

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Columbus' Justin Meram was hoping to equalize against Dallas after he entered the match just before halftime on Saturday, but instead he ended up delivering a failed overhead kick to the throat of an opponent in the 51st minute.

Meram thought he was set up nicely for an emphatic finish right in front of goal, but instead of making contact with the ball, he caught Dallas' Hernan Bertuz in the neck with the toe of his boot.

Cabañas attempting professional comeback with Paraguayan club

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Almost two years ago, Paraguayan forward Salvador Cabañas was months away from being a starting striker in the World Cup until he was left in a fight for his life after being the victim of a shooting at a Mexican bar.Â

Now he's on the verge of a stunning comeback to professional soccer.

Mario Balotelli Poison Symbol Hat

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Manchester City's Mario Balotelli warms up during training with his skull and crossbones poison symbol hat.

PL Recap: Blackburn 0 – 1 Chelsea

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It was a scrappy win, scrappier than it really should have been, but it was a win and a clean sheet, so there's an improvement upon the last few weeks.

Matches at Ewood Park provide a bit of nostalgia for me because so far it is the only away ground I've been to.

Romania’s Chivu retires from national football

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BUCHAREST, Romania — Romanian captain Cristian Chivu announced his retirement from international football on Saturday citing age and a succession of injuries as his reasons. The 30-year-old Inter Milan star capped 75-times since making his debut in 1999 said that he was not able to play both for the national team and his [.