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Daniel Amartey Stretchered Off Against West Ham With Horror Ankle Injury


LEICESTER ace Daniel Amartey was stretchered off with a suspected broken ankle in the draw with West Ham.

The midfielder suffered a horror injury after losing out in a tussle with Michael Antonio in the dying embers of the clash.

Amartey, 23, frantically signaled to the bench straight away and appeared in agonizing pain.

The medical team rushed onto the field and were forced to hand the Ghanaian international oxygen.

Replays showed his leg got caught under his body as he fell to the ground, leading to the horrendous incident.

His team-mates rushed to his aid but looked seriously concerned as they came to the realization of his injury.

Leicester boss Claude Puel said after the contest: “I hope its not a serious injury, he needed to have an examination and then we will see of course.”

Viewers took to social media to share their sympathy with Amartey.

One said: “Sickening injury for Daniel Amartey. Wishing him a speedy recovery!”

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor, and bankroller of He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority,,, and, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook ( He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football-related activities. He is also the originator and photographer of Dada Oliseh Photos. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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