Jimmy Greaves is aware of the seriousness of the stroke he suffered, the former England striker's wife Irene has revealed.
The 75-year-old former Tottenham, Chelsea and West Ham star was admitted to hospital on Sunday following a severe stroke which has left him in intensive care.
His wife, Irene, issued a statement on Tuesday saying his recovery would be a long and slow process.
She said: "Jimmy is having to do what he is told, and understands the seriousness of what has happened to him. It is...