Wolverhampton Wanderers followers are hoping to debut a banner inside Molineux in help of striker Raul Jimenez, who suffered a fractured cranium after a collision with Arsenal defender David Luiz on Sunday.
Jimenez, 29, was carried off the sphere on a stretcher whereas receiving oxygen amid regarding scenes and the Mexican was taken straight to hospital.
Optimistic needs for Jimenez have are available in from everywhere in the world and Wolves followers need to elevate cash to make their very own tribute within the type of a banner to be displayed within the Steve Bull Stand.
“As a gaggle of supporters, with the blessing of Wolverhampton Wanderers Soccer Membership, we wish to present Raul simply how a lot we love and respect him at this troublesome second of his life and profession,” reads the petition. “We expect it might be an awesome concept to show this virtually by the use of a banner at our beloved Molineux and are asking in the event you can be involved in partnering [with] us to point out the love!”
The crowdfunding marketing campaign by followers is being promoted as “£9 for RJ9” however stresses that any quantity can be gratefully acquired. Followers are additionally requested to contribute designs for the banner, with one of the best entries voted on by followers earlier than the banner is printed.
Gab Marcotti thinks soccer ought to permit non permanent substitutions when gamers are being handled for a head damage.
The marketing campaign has already raised effectively over half the goal of £7,500, with any extra cash raised going to “a charity chosen by Raul or to a head damage charity.”
Jimenez despatched out a message thanking followers for his or her help on Monday, however there was no additional replace on his situation, except for Wolves confirming in an announcement that the participant was “comfy” following surgical procedure in London.
Sources have advised ESPN that it’s too early to verify the size of Jimenez’s absence. The sources mentioned the participant must get well totally from surgical procedure earlier than a full evaluation is made.
Wolves have additionally arrange an internet site on which followers can ship messages of help to Jimenez.