New heading guidelines welcomed as Dawson reveals he was once left ‘knocked out’

Bournemouth star Adam Smith has welcomed the new heading guidance issued to professional footballers and wants greater care to be taken for future generations. Former Tottenham captain Michael Dawson also praised the new rules, as he revealed the extent of the injuries he suffered from constantly heading the ball in training. Getty Heading in football […]

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Bournemouth boss gives update on Smith following clash of heads with Spurs man

Eddie Howe says Bournemouth’s Adam Smith is “sitting up and okay” having been stretchered off during their clash against Tottenham on Thursday. There was a lengthy stoppage in the second half with Cherries defender Smith sustaining a worrying looking injury. Having gone down after taking a powerful Harry Kane free-kick to the chest, Smith found […]

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