Raúl Jiménez Stretchered Off With Serious Head Injury Against Arsenal

The Mexico international clashed heads with David Luiz.

Sunday’s meeting between Arsenal and Wolves at the Emirates was brought to a halt in the fifth minute after an ugly clash of heads between David Luiz and Raúl Jiménez off a Willian corner kick. 

Jiménez was stretchered off while receiving oxygen and replaced by Fábio Silva after coming off worse, whereas Luiz continued for Arsenal. Jiménez was then taken directly to a hospital.  

Update: Jiménez is reportedly now conscious and responding to treatment.   

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The 29-year-old Mexican striker entered the match with four goals in nine league appearances this season after a return of 17 from 38 last campaign.

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