Bournemouth star David Brooks diagnosed with stage two Hodgkin lymphoma
The Daily Mirror says Bournemouth have confirmed that midfielder David Brooks has been diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma.
The Cherries have confirmed that after leaving international duty with Wales last week, the 24-year-old underwent medical examinations when it was confirmed he has stage II Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Brooks will now undergo treatment from next week after what the player describes as “an initial positive prognosis”.
In a statement on the club’s website, Brooks said: “This is a very difficult message for me to write.
“I have been diagnosed with Stage II Hodgkin Lymphoma and will begin a course of treatment next week.
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