& # 39; I have received the best news! & # 39; Former Liverpool and Newcastle defender Jose Enrique thanks fans for support after receiving all clear next treatment for brain tumor
- He was diagnosed with a rare chordoma around the nerves behind his left eye
- Enrique had surgery to remove tumor and dozens of radiotherapy sessions
- The 33-year-old was given everything free by his surgeon after his treatment
Former Liverpool and Newcastle defender Jose Enrique said he & # 39; so happy & # 39; was after having received the comprehensive next treatment for a brain tumor.
The 33-year-old had surgery to remove the tumor and then had dozens of radiotherapy sessions before undergoing an MRI scan.
In an Instagram video he said: & # 39; Hello guys, I just had great news today. I just got back the MRI report I had just a week and a half ago, & he said.
Jose Enrique smiles and points to a bald spot on his head next to partner Amy in Paris
& # 39; Remember when I posted the last photo of me and Amy placed the finger like that? [thumbs up]? I wanted to let you all know, because the support was great. It's all clear, it's all perfect.
& # 39; Of course when I received the news and Amy was together and even the dog could understand, and we were so happy with it and I can now look forward to it.
& # 39; Stop looking back and just keep fighting. OK, it's all clear and perfect. Thank you guys. & # 39;
Former Liverpool defender Enrique had revealed images of his treatment for a brain tumor
The retired full back has undergone proton therapy to try to recover from the condition
The retired back left placed photos of him who received proton therapy, which is used to destroy cancer cells.
He also showed a bald spot on the top of his head and red markings near his ears after undergoing the specialist treatment for the last time in Paris on Thursday.
In one image, Enrique can be seen smiling and pointing to his head with partner Amy in front of the Eiffel Tower, while another photo shows him next to a fellow patient.
The former defender of Villarreal placed an emotional message alongside the images and described the last two months as & # 39; difficult & # 39; while urging other people suffering from illness to fight & go through it & # 39 ;.
The former Newcastle star shows off a bald spot on his head as he fights a brain tumor
Enrique stayed behind with both ears, followed by his last proton therapy session
The 33-year-old smiles alongside his partner Amy during New Year's Eve in Paris
Enrique gets a kiss on the cheek of partner Amy after she had surgery last year
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp congratulates Enrique after winning the FA Cup in January 2016
Enrique, pictured with Wayne Rooney, made his name in the Premier League with Newcastle