Bilbao star given all clear
By Mark Kendall
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Athletic Bilbao's Tiko has been given the all-clear after spending the night in hospital.Athletic Bilbao midfielder Tiko has been given the all-clear after spending Saturday night in hospital under observation.
The 29-year-old sustained a severe blow to his head during his side's crucial 1-0 win over Getafe.
He had only come on as a substitute for the final eight minutes and managed to finish the game despite the knock.
However, once the final whistle had blown the midfielder was taken to hospital for further checks.
The Basque club have now revealed that despite suffering slight concussion, the player has been released and should be back in training on Tuesday.
"Given his good progression over night, he has been given the all clear," read a club statement.