Footballers 3 x More Likely To Die Of DementiaPeter Houghton
You may recall I wrote an article back in April about the effect of dementia in football.
The long-awaited FA-funded report has now been published and its conclusions do not make great reading as it predicts that ex-pro footballers are three times more likely to die from dementia than “ordinary” people, especially those born between 1900-1976.
Here are a couple of newsreels reporting on the issue. I’m sure more will come out tomorrow..