Jimmy Greaves: Ex-England and Spurs striker leaves hospital

Jimmy Greaves
Jimmy Greaves made 57 appearances for England

Former England striker Jimmy Greaves has left hospital as he continues to recover from a severe stroke in May.

The 75-year-old's condition has "improved considerably" but "there is still a very long way to go", according to his friend and agent Terry Baker. external-link

Greaves, who was admitted to intensive care on 3 May, has been moved to a rehabilitation unit.

He scored 44 goals for England and netted a club-record 220 league goals for Tottenham between 1961 and 1970.


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