Aston Villa Captain Stiliyan Petrov Diagnosed With ‘Acute Leukaemia’

Chris Wright

30th, March 2012

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By Chris Wright

Awful news is filtering through from the Aston Villa camp that 32-year old club captain Stiliyan Petrov has been diagnosed with ‘acute leukaemia’ after undergoing tests for a high temperature which developed following Saturday’s 3-0 defeat at the Emirates.

Villa released the following statement:

“The Villa board received news today that our long-standing captain Stiliyan Petrov has been diagnosed

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