Former Brighton midfielder Enock Mwepu, who was compelled to retire aged 24, is recovering in hospital after a well being scare.
- The boots had been hung in October 2022
- Suffers from a uncommon situation
- Coping with docs within the UK
WHAT HAPPENED? The previous Zambia worldwide was compelled to hold up his boots in October 2022 after being identified with an inherited coronary heart situation that prevented him from competing on the prime stage, with Brighton providing him a training function at their academy.
BIGGER PICTURE: He’s now underneath the care of a physician again house because of a coronary heart situation, and Mwepu took himself to hospital after feeling discomfort.
AND MUCH MORE: Sources have confirmed to GOAL that Mwepu suffered from a coronary heart situation, not a coronary heart assault, and didn’t crash whereas driving – as reported. He’s properly sufficient to have been involved with docs within the UK.
WHAT WAS SAID? Brighton have additionally launched an official assertion to provide supporters an replace on Mwepu’s situation. “The membership can present the next replace on Enock Mwepu in response to media reviews,” the assertion learn. “Enock fell in poor health in Zambia and is at present present process precautionary measures. Our medical workforce is involved with the hospital to help if obligatory. The membership want to thank the numerous well-wishers for his or her messages and help. Neither the membership nor Enock want to make any additional remark at this stage.”
WHAT’S NEXT? Mwepu, who made 27 appearances for Brighton, continues his restoration in Zambia with the ideas and greatest needs of all members of the soccer household with him as he tries to handle a uncommon well being situation.