Kenny Sansom: Ex-Arsenal & England defender remains in a ‘stable’ condition in hospital


Kenny Sansom won the League Cup with Arsenal in 1987

Former England and Arsenal defender Kenny Sansom remains in a “stable” condition in hospital.

The 61-year-old, who was admitted to hospital in May, is receiving 24-hour care but does not have coronavirus.

Sansom, who won 86 caps for England and played 394 games for Arsenal, has had well-publicised problems with alcoholism and gambling.

In 2015, he revealed he had contemplated suicide after becoming homeless because of his problems.

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