Liverpool - Former
Liverpool and Newcastle defender Jose Enrique has been given the
all-clear by doctors after he was diagnosed with a brain tumour last
Enrique said in June 2018 that he had undergone an operation to
remove the tumour and he has since been going through a series of
"Hello guys, I just have some wonderful news today," Enrique said on
Tuesday, in a video message posted on Instagram.
"I just got back the
report from the MRI I had just a week and a half ago.
"I just wanted to let you know, because the support from all of you has been amazing, that it's all clear, all perfect."
He added: "I can look forward now, not back anymore and just keep fighting. So it's all clear and perfect. Thank you, guys."
The 33-year-old, who spent nine years in England playing for
Liverpool and Newcastle, was told he could lose his sight as a result of
Enrique retired in 2017 after an injury-hit season with Real Zaragoza and had begun working as a football agent.