LONDON — A former Premier League football player has suffered a broken leg during a Chinese Super League match on Sunday.
Demba Ba, who plays for Shanghai Shenhua, was injured during a challenge with Sun Xian of Shanghai SIPG.
The video below, which shows the incident, is very graphic.
Ba is 31 years old. He was taken off the pitch on a stretcher following the injury.
Shanghai Shenhua’s coach, Gregorio Manzano, was quoted as saying it could end Ba’s professional career.
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