EX-England star Kenny Sansom is recovering from a beating that left him fighting for his life.
He is able to walk and talk with his family.
Ex-England star Kenny Sansom is recovering from a beating that left him fighting for his life[/caption]
But Sansom, 61, faces months of treatment for injuries he sustained in the attack after a booze session with friends.
The former Arsenal defender, who has battled alcoholism, has been moved from a hospital in Exeter to one in Kent, closer to family.
He was able to see daughter Natalie, 40, on Father’s Day and pals are “thrilled” by his progress.
A source said: “Kenny is getting stronger week by week. For a long time, it was touch and go.
“Then there were fears he might not walk again.
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“But Kenny is now back on his feet and is able to walk unaided.
England stalwart Sansom cannot remember the attack in Exeter, Devon – sparking fears police will struggle to charge his attacker.
Cops quizzed a man, 60, suspected of attacking Sansom on April 7.
The former Arsenal defender, who has battled alcoholism, has been moved from a hospital in Exeter to one in Kent, closer to family[/caption]
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