English football

Gascoigne: 'I was dead'

March 10, 2013
By ESPN staff
Former England international Paul Gascoigne has revealed he thought he thought "I was on my way out" after suffering a reaction to detox in rehab.

Gascoigne, 45, was admitted to a clinic in Phoenix, Arizona in the United States after again seeing his life fall apart due to his addiction to alcohol. But he reacted badly to the detox, which sent his body into seizure and led to a spell in intensive care.

After returning to England on Saturday after completing a month in the clinic, ...

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