He may have been facing a tough time in his day job in recent weeks.
But ahead of Remembrance Sunday, Norwich City keeper John Ruddy shows he has a very clear sense of perspective as he speaks about those wounded while serving overseas in the British armed forces.
The City star’s best friend, Lance Corporal Phil Wright, served in Iraq and Afghanistan, and on one patrol his unit found itself trapped in a hut. When an explosive was thrown through a window, shrapnel showered down on him. A fire fight followed, from which he was lucky to survive.
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