PREMIERSHIP footballer Carlo Cudicini has been seriously injured in a motorcycle accident, which took place on Thursday morning in East London.
Cudicini, who currently plays for Tottenham Hotspur, collided with a Ford Fiesta while riding his BMW motorbike at 10:30am yesterday.
The 36-year-old Italian goalkeeper was airlifted to hospital by London Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) and it is thought he has fractured his wrists and also his pelvis in the smash.
The woman driving the Ford Fiesta was also accompanied by a child but neither needed hospital treatment.
Surrounding roads were closed in the area after the incident, which is currently being investigated by the Chadwell Heath Collision Investigation Unit.