Wolves have confirmed that the 29 year old Mexican footballer Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull and underwent surgery after a sickening injury in Wolves win at Arsenal on Sunday.
Raul Jimenez crashed into Arsenal center-back David Luiz when defending a fifth-minute corner at Emirarus stadium.
The medical team rushed to Raul and he left the field on a stretcher after receiving oxygen and medical attention.
Wolves have provided an update confirming the nature of the injury. They added that the Mexican footballer Raul is now comfortable after the operation.
A released club statement read “Raul is comfortable following an operation last night, which he underwent in a London hospital,”
“The club would like to thank the medical staff at Arsenal, the NHS paramedics, hospital staff and surgeons who, through their skill and early response, were of such help.”
“The club ask that Raul and his family are now afforded a period of space and privacy, before any further updates are provided in due course.”