Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull against Arsenal on Sunday night
Wolves striker Raul Jimenez fractured his skull in a clash of heads with Arsenal‘s David Luiz
in Sunday’s match his club said on Monday. The 29-year-old Mexican international received treatment for 10
minutes on the pitch before being taken to hospital
Jimenez is ‘comfortable’ in hospital after undergoing an operation, Wolves have confirmed.
He has since seen his partner Daniela and is now resting. He will remain under observation for a few days while
he begins his recovery.
“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.”