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Former Super Eagles Goalie, Carl Ikeme, begins TV punditry after surviving acute leukaemia

Carl Ikeme who now radiates with a clean bill of health and resumed his television punditry role for BT Sports in the Premier League on Saturday when Wolves defeated Leicester City 4-3 at the Molineux Stadium on Saturday.

32-year-old Carl Ikeme spent his entire career at Wolves, making 207 appearances across all competitions.

He was diagnosed with acute leukaemia in July 2017 after returning abnormal blood tests during a routine pre-season check-up.

Wolves won the English Championship title and returned to the Premier League, but Ikeme played no part due to his ill-health and subsequent treatment.

Ikeme, who was in complete remission after a tough year and intense chemotherapy, finally announced his retirement from football on medical grounds on July 27, 2018.

Carl Ikeme as a television punditry

The former Nigeria international, however, made a comeback to the public glare on Saturday when Wolves hosted Leicester City in a Premier League encounter at the Molineux Stadium.

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