Mainz forward Taiwo Awoniyi has thanked the club’s medical staff and his team-mates for their support following his recovery from the concussion he suffered in Sunday’s 1-0 home defeat to Augsburg, Completesports.com reports.
Awoniyi was taken off the pitch barely 20 minutes into the game after being knocked out cold following a collision with Augsburg’s Felix Uduokhai.
The 22-year-old was later stretchered off the pitch and taken to hospital.
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The Nigeria striker spent the night in hospital as a precautionary measure.
“Already on the road to recovery! Flexed biceps
Taiwo #Awoniyi sends his thanks to the Mainz medical staff and those at
, as well as to his teammates,”reads a tweet on the club’s Twitter handle.
Awoniyi, who is loan at Mainz from European champions Liverpool has scored once in 12 league appearances for the club this season.
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