Baldwin back on sideline three weeks after suffering stroke

February 11, 2024

Fermanagh manager Joe Baldwin ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Fermanagh hurling manager Joe Baldwin was back on the sideline yesterday, just three weeks after suffering a stroke.

In a brilliant interview with Eoin Sheahan of Off The Ball after the Erne County's 1-26 to 1-5 Allianz Hurling League victory over Leitrim in Ballinamore, the Coleraine man revealed how doctors discovered a small blood clot at the back of his head after he began to slur his speech in work.

"Maybe I shouldn't have been here today, but hurling is in your blood and it's the best place I wanted to be today," he said.



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