Wednesday 21 March 2018

Warning: Graphic content - This Sligo footballer's horror finger injury will put you off food for the weekend Newsdesk Newsdesk

You will be hard pushed to find a more gruesome Irish sporting injury in 2016 - or in any other year.

Sligo footballer Stephen Coen has tweeted a photo of his disfigured finger that isn't for the faint hearted. The forward chose lunch time to upload the graphic picture, which no doubt put many people off their meals when they set their eyes on the bloody remnants of his index finger

Coen included a joke in his caption on Twitter, but he can't have been feeling anything but intense, howling pain after picking up such a horror injury.

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