Waterford manager Alan Reynolds recovering in hospital following vicious late-night assault
WATERFORD Football Club manager Alan Reynolds is in hospital after he suffered a vicious, unprovoked attack over the weekend.
It's understood Mr Reynolds was set upon from behind at around 1am this morning when he was in Tramore.
A number of men attacked the manager in an incident which the club has suggested was out of the blue.
"Waterford FC can confirm that manager Alan Reynolds is recovering in hospital following an unprovoked assault last night.
"The club will be making no further comment on the matter," a statement said.
Mr Reynolds suffered injures to his face and leg in the attack.
Gardai from Tramore are investigating the incident. No arrests have been made.
Who is your sportstar of the year?
Vote in the Irish Independent Sport Star Awards and you could win the ultimate sports prize.
Prizes include, a trip to Old Trafford to watch Man United take on Liverpool in the Premier League, tickets to Ireland's home games in the Six Nations, All Ireland football and hurling final tickets and much more.