Watch: Ryan Mason reveals how Petr Cech helped him recover from injury


Arsenal and Tottenham may be traditional rivals but Petr Cech put that to one side as soon as Ryan Mason suffered a horrific head injury against Chelsea.

Former Spurs midfielder Mason fractured his skull after clashing heads with Gary Cahill while playing for Hull City at Stamford Bridge.

Cech suffered a similar injury during his time at Chelsea following a collision with Stephen Hunt.

And Mason has revealed the Arsenal goalkeeper was straight in touch with his family and helped aid the England international’s recovery.

Mason told talkSPORT: “I can’t speak highly enough of Petr Cech. He’s set the standards of what it is to be a proper man and a gentleman.”

Watch the full clip below. Petr Cech, we salute you.

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