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Brad Jones Leaves Australia Squad After Family Tragedy

Socceroo goalkeeper Brad Jones has been granted leave from Pim Verbeek's World Cup squad after he received the news that his four-year-old son Luca had been diagnosed with leukemia.

The Middlesbrough player flew to France to be with his family as his teammates were also told the news.

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darkmurder5008d ago

Poor bloke wish his kid all the best.

20legend5008d ago

shame! too bad for him, but I understand him!

bjhamblin085007d ago

That would have to be the biggest step in a sports persons life.
As family should always come first
no matter how big you are.

Brad I hope all will be well in due time Godbless