By Johnny Edward:
Soccer stars, together with former Nigeria captain and present Lille goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama have paid tributes to Carl Ikeme after information broke on Thursday that the Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper had been recognized with acute leukemia,experiences Completesportsnigeria.com.
Leukaemia is most cancers of the blood inflicting too many white blood cells to be produced and affecting the bone marrow.
Ikeme's return to motion seems unlikely and the 31-year-old is known to have taken the setback in good religion. He’ll start chemotherapy instantly.
Former Tremendous Eagles captain, Vincent Enyeama, and his Wolves Nigerian-born teammate, Dominic Iorfa Jnr., have been among the many first set of footballers that wished Ikeme effectively on Thursday night time, expressing remorse on the information.
Ikeme's predecessor on the nationwide workforce, Enyeama wrote by way of his Twitter deal with @vinpee: "God be with him @Carl_Ikeme @NGSuperEagles we pray for fulfillment and therapeutic."
Wolverhampton Wanderers defender, Iorfa wrote: "Wow misplaced for phrases. Keep sturdy huge man and get effectively quickly ❤️❤️".
Norwich Metropolis midfielder Matt Jarvis additionally wrote by way of his Twitter deal with: "Keep sturdy huge man! Wishing you my finest! @Carl_Ikeme."
Bolton Wanderers striker, Adam Le Fondre, additionally wrote: "Completely gutted to listen to that @Carl_Ikeme has leukaemia one among footballs high guys! My ideas are with you an your loved ones!!"