Men's Football Cotterill: Huge number of players are afraid to admit they are depressed

WALES international winger David Cotterill opened up about his battle with depression today, expressing his belief that a “huge number” of other footballers are reluctant to reveal their problems for fear of reprisals from their clubs.

The 30-year-old, who made 24 appearances for his country and over 400 for clubs including Birmingham, Bristol City and Wigan, said he had been battling the condition since his teens.

Cotterill said: “I had an Aston Martin, the big house,...
source: Morning Star Online

2018-09-24 22:10
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