sport news Walsall midfielder Isaiah Osbourne gets smashed in the face in Shrewsbury draw

Ouch! Walsall midfielder Isaiah Osbourne endures night to forget in draw with Shrewsbury as he is smashed in the face by a drop ball and has to be taken off on a stretcher

By Sportsmail Reporter

Published: 15:26 BST, 3 October 2018 | Updated: 15:26 BST, 3 October 2018

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Walsall midfielder Isaiah Osbourne had to be taken off the field on a stretcher after being struck in the face with the ball on Tuesday evening.

Osbourne, who used to play for Aston Villa, started Walsall's Sky Bet League One game against Shrewsbury before being forced off late into the game.

The 30-year-old sustained a facial injury in a bizarre incident that saw him struck in the face from a drop ball, but later took to Twitter to confirm his injuries were not serious.  

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Walsall midfielder Isaiah Osbourne had to be taken off on a stretcher after being hit in the face

Walsall midfielder Isaiah Osbourne had to be taken off on a stretcher after being hit in the face

Osbourne went down after a Shrewsbury player smashed the ball in his face from a drop ball

Osbourne went down after a Shrewsbury player

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