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Stan's In Remission!

Stan's In Remission!

According to the Sunday Mail, Stiliyan Petrov has entered remission in his battle against Leukaemia.

The news has broke from the most unlikely of sources, former Dossier Sexing Spin Doctor Alistair Campbell, revealed the news whilst talking about fundraising for the Leukaemia charity he is chairman of, as Campbell is apparently also going to take part and join our Masseurs Andrew Smith and Alex Butler as they cycle from Celtic Park To Villa Park.

Campbell said:

'Stan is an amazing guy. He is in remission now. People who go through this want to help others, and he is absolutely that type of character.'

Professor Chris Bunce, research director at Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research added:

'His remissions is a fantastic first step towards what we all hope will be a full recovery. He is clearly aware that this is a necessary step along the road, but that there is still danger the disease has not fully gone away. Most patients achieve a remission, some regrettably go on to relapse. Stiliyan is aware of this in the way he speaks about where he is now. He will be monitored very closely and should it come back there will most likely be further treatment options available.'

Great news and news that I'm sure will be welcomed by everyone.

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Writer:Mike Field
Date:Sunday July 15 2012
Time: 4:27PM

Comments

0
Fantastic news, so happy for him, hope he's at Villa Park this coming season for a 19th minute ovation!
Stephen Jay Hawkings
15/07/2012 16:44:00
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great news, keep those positive vibes stan.
68 villain
15/07/2012 16:46:00
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spurs fan in peace but just wanted to comment how pleased i am for him and how fantastic u guys were to him when he returned to watch the game against Chelsea i believe. he is a top professional an been an excellent leader for u guys and will hopeully continue to be so in the near future.
BrooksySpurs
15/07/2012 16:58:00
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Wonderful news. Keep it going our Stan.
Thomas Holte
15/07/2012 17:11:00
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Brilliant, keep going Stan
AntonVilla
15/07/2012 17:24:00
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Joyous news.
The Fear
15/07/2012 17:28:00
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Excellent news, wishing him well and continuing recovery
rojo2010
15/07/2012 17:53:00
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Awesome news, nice one Stan!!!
Charizma
15/07/2012 18:15:00
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Great news. Hope he makes a full recovery and puts this ******** disease behind him.
fifthcolumnblue
15/07/2012 18:57:00
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We will continue to let him know that we are supporting him. Fight the fight stan. The 19th minute.
voiceoftheholte
15/07/2012 19:21:00
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