The 11 players who could have been all time greats if their bodies hadn’t held them back.
Daniel Sturridge today blamed his injury proneness on his Caribbean heritage, but none of these players have that excuse.
This XI – including several world-class players – could all have achieved even greater things if they hadn’t spent half their careers on the treatment table.
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GK) Craig Gordon – Celtic
Remember him? Sunderland bought the stopper from Hearts for £9m, a then Premier League record for a goalkeeper.
Serious knee injuries restricted the stopper to just 88 appearances in five years on Wearside and he has only just returned to the game, signing for Celtic this summer.