Bernard Parker Spotted Training for First Time Since Horror Injury Against Sundowns, Video

Bernard Parker Spotted Training for First Time Since Horror Injury Against Sundowns, Video

Raphael Abiola
updated at February 13, 2024 at 11:54 AM
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  • Bernard Parker has shared the latest update on his recovery on social media
  • The TS Galaxy star was spotted working out for the first time since his injury
  • The veteran's training video drew a lot of reactions from fans on social media

TS Galaxy midfielder, Bernard Parker was spotted in training for the first time since his horror injury against Mamelodi Sundowns in the Carling Knockout Cup.

The veteran South African midfielder suffered a leg break after a horror tackle by Bongani Zungu in the competition's quarter-final fixture against Mamelodi Sundowns.

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Bernard Parker shared update on his recovery on social media. Photo: bernard_parker_25.
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The 37-year-old has since given a positive update on his recovery and was also seen in training for the first time since the unfortunate event.

In a viral video on social media, the former Bafana Bafana midfielder was seen on the training pitch. The TS Galaxy star also took to his official page on Instagram to share his training videos.

Parker's training video stirred different reactions from fans, many of whom were surprised to see how fast his recovery was progressing.

Fans react to Parker's training montage

@Kideo_Mah said:

"That was very quick! It’s very good see him able to walk again and more determined to come back too. A good professional."

@MohaleMosala said:

"The man’s discipline n commitment is on another level. Khosi should have kept this guy…I Salud him"

@Tibane_AN said:

"I hope he is not rushing the healing process"

@Moeketsi012 said:

"I need this man to tell us which Dr he went to coz Thiago Alcantara needs to get the Dr soon"

overload_mkhize said:

"I hope South African players are watching this Professional mentality of being discipline and dedicated even if a player if injured body weight must always be at an optimal level….. Well döne for being an example even towards to end of your journey 🙏🙏🙏👌👌👌"

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Mokwena defends Zungu over Parker tackle

Sports Brief also recently reported on Rulani Mokwena's comments after Parker's horror injury.

The Sundowns coach did not condone the tackle but claimed fans' reactions were disappointing.

Mokwena relayed how Zungu, who has since apologised to Parker, was 'abused' on social media.

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Raphael Abiola is a Nigerian Sports Journalist with over five years of experience. He obtained a B.Tech degree in Computer Science from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, in 2015.
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