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Tuesday November 29, 2011

Spanish Bullfighter That Got Gored in the Face Says He’ll Be Back (VIDEO)

Spanish Bullfighter That Got Gored in the Face Says He’ll Be Back (VIDEO)

Photo: Juan José Padilla

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Juan José Padilla, the Spanish Bullfighter that got gored in the face October 7th said in a press conference he’s going to do ‘the unthinkable’ and return to bullfighting.

“I don want fans to pity this bullfighter,” Padilla said in an emotional statement during a press conference at the Virgin del Rocio hospital in southern Seville, Monday “I’m going to do the unthinkable and dress as a bullfighter again.”

Padilla, who left the hospital only 6 days ago following reconstructive surgery thanked doctors and hospital staff, and will start a rehabilitation process in the next few weeks to recuperate mobility of up to 80% in the left side of his face.

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