footy fever

The usual method of transplanting a tooth involves a surgical approach. However, Charles Greenaway of Merton got more than he bargained for during a football match when another player’s tooth became embedded in his forehead during a collision. Like the trooper that he was, Charles completed the match prior to having the tooth removed in hospital. It is not known whether his team won the match…

Source: The Gippsland Times, Thursday, 27 Jan 1938

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