Sean Cox thanks supporters

Liverpool fan Sean Cox has thanked supporters from Liverpool, Roma and all over the world for raising funds after he was left with brain damage.

The 54-year-old from Ireland was attacked by Roma ultras outside Anfield just before the Champions League semi-final in April 2018.

The global football community came together to raise funds for his treatment and he left hospital for a return a rehabilitation centre in Ireland this week.

Cox will be at a charity match in his honour in Dublin on Friday between the Liverpool Legends and Irish Republic Legends.

He recorded a brief video, featuring a thumbs up and mouthing ‘thank you.’

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