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These injuries sometimes occur as the result of a football tackle.
Serious "We are not happy with the late tackle on Andy Goode, it was a sliding football tackle that could have caused serious injury, but thankfully there isn't any lasting damage.
Glenohumeral subluxations and dislocations, These injuries sometimes occur as the result of a football tackle.
Some multi-image shots mounted imaginatively on CD cases in the opening section of the show include Lunch Time (a munching squirrel), Water Droplets (on a rose), a peacock butterfly, a piece of woodland, a robin, a girl on a swing and a football tackle.
29 (ANI): England middle order bat Owais Shah recalls not being able to sleep after he put opener Joe Denly into hospital with a football tackle during practice.