Arsenal chairman hospitalised after heart attack

Updated: 02 December 2012 16:23 IST

The chairman of Arsenal, Peter Hill-Wood, is recovering in hospital after suffering a heart attack, the club announced on Sunday.

Arsenal chairman hospitalised after heart attack
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The chairman of Arsenal, Peter Hill-Wood, is recovering in hospital after suffering a heart attack, the club announced on Sunday.

Arsenal revealed that the 76-year-old, a close ally of manager Arsene Wenger, had been suffering from pneumonia.

"Peter was taken ill at home on Friday and is currently being treated in hospital. He is making a good recovery," read a statement from Arsenal.

"The club wishes Peter a full and speedy return to health and our thoughts are with him and his family at this time."

Topics : Football Arsenal Manchester City Alex Ferguson Mark Hughes Robin Van Persie English Premier League
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