“It was always going to be mentally tough. I got told I wasn’t going to be out for as long as I was and to keep going for the length of time I have been out it is hard to get your head around."
“You always have your moments, but you just have to stay positive. I think I am a strong character. You cannot go around with your head down feeling sorry for yourself, you have to pick yourself up and stay positive really. I always knew that I would overcome it.”
Scouse inspiration on the value of hard work from LFC's 23 year old Jon Flanagan January 2016 after 619 days of injury and recovery[source].