Ajax confirm Abdelhak Nouri's suffered 'serious and permanent brain damage'

The Eredivisie club revealed the heartbreaking news on Thursday after the 20-year-old collapsed during a pre-season friendly

Ajax have confirmed that Abdelhak Nouri has suffered "serious and permanent brain damage" after collapsing on Saturday in a pre-season friendly.Ambulances and paramedics attended to the 20-year-old midfielder after he lay down on the pitch in clear discomfort after the 72nd minute in Austria.#Ajax are deeply saddened by the news that Appie Nouri has been diagnosed with serious and permanent brain damage... (1/2)#StayStrongAppie— AFC Ajax (English) (@AFCAjax_EN) July 13, 2017Our thoughts and p...