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Weymouth FC's Kyle Critchell on sepsis recovery

23 October 2013 Last updated at 22:01 BST

A Weymouth FC player is on the road to recovery following treatment for a life-threatening illness.

Kyle Critchell, who once played alongside Gareth Bale and Theo Walcott, was diagnosed with severe sepsis, an infection in the body.

The former Southampton Academy player told the BBC that months of rehabilitation still lay ahead.