Pic: Henry Speight Shares Graphic X-Ray Of Fractured Eye Socket
Henry Speight took to social media today to reveal graphic x-ray images following a horrific fractured eye socket injury.
The Wallaby, who turns 27 today suffered the injury while playing for the Brumbies in a Super Rugby clash. Speight looks set to be on the sidelines for eight weeks as he recovers from his surgery.
The Brumbies have called up Lausii Taliauli as a replacement during their stint in South Africa for league commitments, while Speight recovers from the injury. Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham said:
“It’s a shame to lose Henry, he’s obviously a world-class winger. The crack is above the left eyebrow, it’s a nasty fracture.”
Time to get fixed🙏🏽✌🏽️#bdaydressup pic.twitter.com/2zoqJPs3sH
— Henry Speight (@henryspeight88) March 24, 2016
Henry Speight in for surgery … on his birthday. No cake for the flying Fijian today. pic.twitter.com/JzoEyQinN6
— Chris Dutton (@BlockaDutton) March 24, 2016