“Gold medal makes it feel a bit better already” writes Holden, who clearly hasn’t lost his sense of humour.
Weaker men than Stuart Holden might have given up on their playing careers after suffering so many devastating setbacks, but Holden has set out once again to prove that laughter is truly the best medicine.
The USA joke has posted a video on his Vine account showing him cracking a joke about his injury whilst he shows off his CONCACAF Gold Cup winners medal from his wheelchair.
The Bolton Wanderers forward could be out some time following an ACL tear picked up playing in the tournament final against Panama, so it’s a good thing he can keep himself entertained. See the video below: