Swansea City defender Alan Tate has returned to hospital - to get away from his dog!

Tate, 29, suffered a broken leg in a freak golf buggy accident last month and is ruled out for six months.

Swans boss Brendan Rodgers revealed that Tate checked himself back into hospital - to get away from his dog.

Rodgers said: "He went home but the dog was jumping on his leg, so he booked himself back in."

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