Ryan Mason is conscious and talking again after suffering a fractured skull during a Premier League game at Chelsea.
The Hull City midfielder, 25, was stretchered off at Stamford Bridge yesterday after a clash of heads with defender Gary Cahill.
The club released a statement on Sunday, stating the midfielder was in a stable condition at St Mary’s Hospital in London.
And now Hull have confirmed Mason has been speaking about the incident in which he fractured his skull.
Ryan has been speaking of the incident yesterday and will continue to be monitored at the hospital over the coming days where the Club will remain in close contact with Ryan, his family and the staff at St Mary’s.
Ryan and his family have also been extremely touched by the overwhelming support they have received and would very much like to thank all of those who have posted such positive comments both on social media and in the press over the last 24 hours.
Hull said club captain Michael Dawson, club doctor Mark Waller, head of medical Rob Price and club secretary Matt Wild had visited Mason in hospital today.
England international Cahill, Blues captain John Terry and assistant manager, Steve Holland, visited the hospital on Sunday to check on Mason and spend time with his family.